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 […]

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 […]

Easy Crock Pot Country Style Pork Shoulder Ribs

Who else just had a yummmmm reading that mouthful of a title? You should. Slow-cooker country style ribs (boneless pork shoulder) are easy and delicious to make, especially if you have a Crock Pot. Burgers, BBQ, hotdogs – they’re all good, but some days you need ribs. And right after that mmmmm, you need to […]

DIY Tree Stump Fire Pit Tutorial

Cliffs Notes of a DIY Tree Stump Fire Pit Tutorial DIY your own backyard fire pit in three easy steps! #1: Chop down a big ash tree. #2: Have the stump properly shaped for burning. #3: Burn ALL THE THINGS! After writing this fire pit post, I was shocked to find it’s one of the […]

Time to Be Who You Are and Say What You Feel

Time to Be Who You Are and Say What You Feel There is no time like RIGHT NOW. I mean it: time’s a’wastin’. Be brave – it’s time to channel your inner Dr. Suess.   Or, as I like to say: it’s time to lean in. Leaning in has always been a method of growth […]

Inexpensive Patio Curtain Ideas

It’s time to manifest your inexpensive drop cloth patio curtain ideas. As in, it will take a few hours and you’ll be done! Come on – no time like the present; stop putting off this satisfying and beautifying patio project. Drop it like it’s hot, like it’s hot, oh so hot: DIY drop cloth patio […]

May is Melanoma Awareness Month: Check Yo’Self!

May is Melanoma Awareness Month: Check Yo’Self! Each year I like to bring attention to the fact that it’s important to check yourself for skin cancer. Not a particularly fun topic to nudge you about, but a necessary and serious one. That’s what we skin cancer survivors like to do, you know: nudge you! We […]

Beer Bread Yumminess

Need THE BEST quick no-knead beer bread recipe? I gots ya covered! Take a look at this gorgeous specimen: OMT! loves her some bready carbs, as I’m sure you do – otherwise you wouldn’t have popped in – and this fast bread recipe will satisfy your cravings in about an hour. Bread Bread Bread! Carbs […]

Manhattan Cheesecake is the Last Cheesecake Recipe You’ll Ever Need

It’s always nice to see old friends and today it’s the last cheesecake recipe you’ll ever need: Manhattan Cheesecake revisited. If you haven’t made this badboy yet – yer gonna want to remedy that ASAP. Look at her: You should note that if you’re searching for the most perfect cheesecake you’ll ever taste, your search […]

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. We’ll get to that later. Show of hands: How many of you thought I just misspelled “Rolex” in the title? Well, Folex, the carpet spot remover, is kinda like the Rolex of carpet […]