This Waterproof Mattress Cover Will Make You Happy

Show of hands: Who has young whippersnappers jumpin’ like monkeys on their bed with drinks? (YES – I know they shouldn’t, but back to the question…) Sweet E has been known to bring a drank or two into bed. Instead of worrying if he’s gonna spill (cause, he’s GONNA spill), I have covered his bed […]

A Nose – Ear – Hair Trimmer That Will Make You Happy

Real Talk: Can a nose- ear – hair trimmer make you as happy as this guy: ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ (source: Amazon) Hell yes, it can! […]

Would You Like To Spend The Night With This Guy?

Anyone know of a kiddo who is in love with dinosaurs? Anyone?! Of course we do! What’s not to love? ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog at no cost to yourself. It’s much appreciated!~ Check out […]

This Is Why You Need Award-Winning Kitchen Scissors

I know my Monday posts are typically about mouthwatering NOMs, but today is a tip o’the hat to an indispensable kitchen tool: the kitchen shears. Show of hands – have you ever used regular scissors to cut through a chicken? Have you used ever’day scissors to cut herbs? Yeah, me too. STOP IT! I’m here […]

Fun and Practical Cooler For Your Little Ones

What did we do before the rolling cooler? I’ll tell ya – we schlepped heavy cumbersome coolers, while wishing someone would come up with a better design. Thankfully that problem has been solved – WHOOP! – and today I offer a rolling cooler for your itty-bitties! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. […]

Mouse in the House? Get a Tomcat Mouse Trap.

Having a mouse in the house is never a fun feeling. Your mind immediately start thinking about traps, then how much you like your fingers and are hesitant to set them, and finally to the awfulness of disposal after snapping the neck a cute little pest-riddled rodent. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral […]

How To: Lacrosse Balls For Naughty Knots

As a lifelong athlete, I need weekly (sometimes daily) relief from sore muscle knots. Did you know you can use a lacrosse ball for deep tissue massage and trigger point relief? YOU CAN! More to the point: I DO! I have one in every vehicle, four in the house and have left them behind at […]

Sit All Day? Back Pain? Lumbar Cushions to the Rescue!

Anyone else sit all day at their desk? Anyone else suffer lower back pain from all that sitting? Lawsy, y’all. While I try to remember to get up every hour to stretch and move my budunkadunk, some days I find I’ve been writing for hours and haven’t gotten up from my chair. Because of that, […]

Have I Lost My Mind?! Jumping Rope After a 40+ Year Break

After this post, about considering jumping rope again after a 40+ year layoff, I asked myself, “Self – why not?” I am officially jumping rope again – in my 50s, y’all! ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, you support the blog […]

Are You Considering a Smart Heart Rate Watch?

Do you use a smart heart rate watch, or are you considering purchasing one? Up until now, my method of keeping track of my heart rate has been the simple and effective method of being able to talk though a workout. Or sing through one. This from one who is pretty much tone deaf. ~poor […]