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Looking for an Easy and Delicious Meat Sauce Recipe? This!

We eat lots of homemade meat sauce in our house. I use it with pasta, quinoa or rice. It's versatile and superior to anything you'll find in a jar. Once you learn how to make an easy and delicious meat sauce recipe, you'll never go back!   One of the great things about … [Read More...]

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What I Ate During Chemo

Cancer, Cancer, Cancer! There is so much to learn for anyone going through cancer treatment, and one very important topic is nutrition. Fighting the beast is a complicated journey, but the best foods to eat while on chemo, shouldn't be complicated. What I Ate During Chemo Omgosh, it hasn't even been that long since my diagnosis and even I'm tired of hearing about … [Read More...]

Home Remedies For UTI (10 Treatments I Tried) UPDATED

Home remedies for a UTI - fact or fiction? I recently had a UTI and didn't want to take unnecessary antibiotics. Wondering if there was any truth to home remedies, I did some Internet research. What follows is my own experience with 10 different home remedy treatments to see if I could cure my UTI without antibiotics. * Disclaimer: all information in this post … [Read More...]

foodgawker: Is It Still Worth The Effort?

What the heck is foodgawker and is it still worth the effort? Most every online foodie, almost every food blogger with a site, knows the highs and lows of submitting their work to foodgawker. From their site: foodgawker is an online platform that enables its users to search and share recipes, techniques, and ingredients with others. Think food recipes with … [Read More...]

OMT! Eats

Looking for an Easy and Delicious Meat Sauce Recipe? This!

We eat lots of homemade meat sauce in our house. I use it with pasta, quinoa or rice. It's versatile and superior to anything you'll find in a jar. Once you learn how to make an easy and delicious meat sauce recipe, you'll never go back!   One of the great things about this recipe is how versatile it is. Adapt to your family's tastes and you can't go … [Read More...]

What I Ate During Chemo

Cancer, Cancer, Cancer! There is so much to learn for anyone going through cancer treatment, and one very important topic is nutrition. Fighting the beast is a complicated journey, but the best foods to eat while on chemo, shouldn't be complicated. What I Ate During Chemo Omgosh, it hasn't even been that long since my diagnosis and even I'm tired of hearing about … [Read More...]

Cranberry Smoothie

Are you ready for an easy, delicious, and antioxidant-packed cranberry smoothie that you can enjoy year round? Here ya go! That color! Doesn't that smoothie look like it's packed full of healthy benefits? Spoiler Alert: IT IS! Y'all know that I love me some decadent whatevers (cake - I love me some cake), and I hope you also know I like to keep an eye on … [Read More...]

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What You Need to Know Before Buying: Cascade or Kirkland Dishwasher Pacs Review

Let's talk about getting our dishes clean. Sparkling clean. Eat with the Queen clean. (I know, it's weird I referenced the Queen - but she's fancy and most likely wants - EXPECTS! - to eat her cake with a clean fork.) What You Need to Know Before Buying: Cascade or Kirkland Dishwasher Pacs … [Read More...]

Tul Pens Will Make You Happy

As a writer (and not-so-closeted office supply hoarder. Proof: I covet this ridiculously oversized calendar.), I'm always on the hunt for the perfect pen. I think I have discovered them, in Tul. Tul pens make me happy - and I'm willing to bet you will love them too! Seriously. Smiling like a … [Read More...]

How to Cut a Copper Pipe

No, that headline is NOT a mistake. I gots skillz, y'all! OMT! does, and has, cut copper tubing (plumbing stuff, yo). You can too! Don't be afraid! Because I don't want y'all to be like us - meaning having to block out five hours to do a 30-minute job - this tutorial should come in … [Read More...]

OMT! Grown-Ups

One Pot Goulash Recipe: American and Hungarian

Have you ever eaten or made goulash? Who hasn't, right?! It's so ingrained in our collective cultures that I think everyone has a special version of goulash (American or Hungarian) in their family's recipe files. What is goulash? For those of you who haven't had goulash (and are wondering … [Read More...]

How to Cut a Copper Pipe

No, that headline is NOT a mistake. I gots skillz, y'all! OMT! does, and has, cut copper tubing (plumbing stuff, yo). You can too! Don't be afraid! Because I don't want y'all to be like us - meaning having to block out five hours to do a 30-minute job - this tutorial should come in … [Read More...]

Folex Carpet Spot Remover

Let's talk about what I use on my carpet to get out stains: Folex carpet spot remover. Stains of all kinds - even blood. EEK! We'll get to that later... Folex is the best carpet stain remover I have used. And that says a lot, given the dogs with muddy paws on white Berber carpet, the hairball … [Read More...]