Hands Down The Best Slutty Brownies You’ll Ever Eat

I keep making ’em and we keep eating ’em. No matter what variation I make, Slutty Brownies never get old. These are hands down the best slutty brownies you’ll ever eat. I know – I KNOW! Some folks h-a-t-e the name, but I didn’t name them, I simply adapted the recipe and continue to bake/share/eat […]

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 what is this foreign sounding meal?!), […]

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 […]

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, […]

Home Remedies For UTI (10 Treatments I Tried)

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 […]

Delicious No-Sugar-Added Blueberry Strawberry Smoothie

In this world of candied ever’thangs, may I present: a delicious no-sugar-added blueberry strawberry smoothie. It’s as good as it looks. Frosty. Thick. Tasty. Filled with nutrition. Fun! I’m not a fan of store-bought smoothies. I want to know every detail of what I’m putting in my body. Plus, if I’m going to drink my […]

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 […]

Do Grandparents Get Jealous of the Other Grandparents?

Do Grandparents Get Jealous of the Other Grandparents? Yes, yes they do. Who else just got uncomfortable? If you are a parent, if you are a grandparent, you know that there can be some jealousy between grandparents. It’s okay. While jealousy between grandparents is absolutely normal, it doesn’t have to signal war. Do grandparents experience […]

Portuguese Sweet Bread (Pao Doce)

I’m a sucker for carbalicious bread, in any form.  Tell me you have a loaf of Portuguese Sweet Bread (or as the Portuguese call it: Pao Doce) hot out of the oven and I’m in! I’ll bring the butter! You get the knife! This Portuguese bread recipe is not a quick bread. Quick breads are […]

Perimenopause Can SUCK IT! #3: Caffeine is a No-No

Our peek behind the women’s health curtain of all thangs perimenopause continues: let’s take a look into the world of caffeine and perimenopause. * Disclaimer: All information in this series is based on my personal experience and is not intended to take the place of your doctor’s advice. Perimenopause Can Suck It #3: Caffeine is […]