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When You Need a Sweet Snack – Froot Loops Treats

OMT! is a recipe tinkerer. I tinker - then, post results, pics and recipe. I tell ya who liked it and who didn't! After all my tinkering shenanigans, you get to decide if it's a NAILED IT! or FAILED IT! Today's NAILED IT (for me) is a twist on the Rice Krispie … [Read More...]

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What I’ll Tell Sweet E: How To Choose

Dear Sweet E, One day I won't be here to offer my advice on how to choose well, so these words will have to serve. How to Choose (anything)? A college? A car? A movie? A companion? ANYTHING! When I was growing up, I had to rely on the wisdom of those who had gone before me, of my elders (hey! that's me!), as well as books. We didn't have a … [Read More...]

Do You Embrace Your Worth?

The magic of what you want to do and how you want to do it, starts and ends with you. How you respect yourself. How you move through the voices that try to reduce your efforts. How you determine what you're WORTH. Male or female - it doesn't matter. If you walk around apologetic and wishy-washy in your belief of your worth, people around you will take their … [Read More...]

How Not To Be A Perfectionist

OMGosh, y'all.  How many times have you worked towards perfection in all that you do? How many times have you fallen short? How many times have you tried again, with the idea, the hope, that this time will be different - only to miss the mark? Maybe - just maybe - if you wanna save your sanity -it's time to consider that just good enough is good enough. I … [Read More...]

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When You Need a Sweet Snack – Froot Loops Treats

OMT! is a recipe tinkerer. I tinker - then, post results, pics and recipe. I tell ya who liked it and who didn't! After all my tinkering shenanigans, you get to decide if it's a NAILED IT! or FAILED IT! Today's NAILED IT (for me) is a twist on the Rice Krispie Treat. BACKSTORY: Sweet E and I made these sweet treats with Cheerios, while we dreamed of … [Read More...]

How to Enjoy Peanuts With Less Fat

Are you a peanut butter lover, yet cringe at the fat content? Lots of folks face the same peanut-enjoying dramaz. ~ 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!~ Until... Organic PBfit! (source: AMAZON) Peanut butter … [Read More...]

The Best Pear Butter You’ll Ever Make

The best pear butter you'll ever make?! Since, I've never made it before, this recipe is the best I've ever made! I'm gonna bet it will be for you, too. I'm always on the hunt for delicious and nutritious fun foods for Sweet E. Apple Butter is one of his all-time favs. He eats it with peanut butter in a sandwich, as a dip for pancakes or right off of the … [Read More...]

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How to Enjoy Peanuts With Less Fat

Are you a peanut butter lover, yet cringe at the fat content? Lots of folks face the same peanut-enjoying dramaz. ~ 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 … [Read More...]

Do You Celebrate Day of the Dead?

Do you celebrate the Day of the Dead? Does that seem like a weirdo question? In South Texas, Day of the Dead, or as it's commonly called, Dia de los Muertos, or even more specifically, how we shout it: it's OMT!'s BIRTHDAY (fine. i'm probably the only one shouting), is YUUUGE! It falls on … [Read More...]

Tul Pens Will Make You Happy

As a writer (and not-so-closeted office supply hoarder), I'm always on the hunt for the perfect pen. I think I have discovered them, in Tul. (source: AMAZON) Product Deets: ~ Rubberized grip provides writing comfort and control ~ Retractable tip protects from unintentional … [Read More...]

OMT! Grown-Ups

Do You Celebrate Day of the Dead?

Do you celebrate the Day of the Dead? Does that seem like a weirdo question? In South Texas, Day of the Dead, or as it's commonly called, Dia de los Muertos, or even more specifically, how we shout it: it's OMT!'s BIRTHDAY (fine. i'm probably the only one shouting), is YUUUGE! It falls on … [Read More...]

Do Your Carrots Have a Drinking Problem?

Do your carrots have a drinking problem? Sauced, are they? Mine do and are. HANG ON! Don't leave me yet! These delicious Drunk Carrots have been a staple on our Thanksgiving table since the very first time I tasted their delicious drunk orangy goodness and fell into a Hallelujah … [Read More...]

Tul Pens Will Make You Happy

As a writer (and not-so-closeted office supply hoarder), I'm always on the hunt for the perfect pen. I think I have discovered them, in Tul. (source: AMAZON) Product Deets: ~ Rubberized grip provides writing comfort and control ~ Retractable tip protects from unintentional … [Read More...]