How To Cut a Pill Safely

Show of hands: Ever try to cut a pill with a knife? STOP THAT! Oy…OMT! has the stomach squinches when you do stuff like that. I bet ERs love you! CONFESSION TIME: I’ve done it too. There’s a better way, my babies – try using a pill cutter. You know, that thingy that’s made for […]

I Think I Have a Calendar Problem

I’m gonna come right out and say it: I have a calendar problem. I have two physical ones on my desk (one for the personal day-to-day and one for work). I have one on my phone. I have one more on my computer. And none of them are connected. None of them give me a […]

How to Know If It’s Your Allergy Meds or Carbon Monoxide

Seriously, that headline! How to Know If It’s Your Allergy Meds or Carbon Monoxide – I’m sure you know by now, I have a story to tell… ~ 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 […]

How to Heat To Your World

I am about as cold-natured as anyone I know. As a Texan, the joke is that when the temps drop below 70°, we need our jackets (I ain’t even exaggerating). Who-Boy, dats cold weather, right there! Note to my Northern Friends: Go ahead and yuk it up. I’ll take my turn in the summer when […]

Delight Your Big and Little Campers With a Humangear GoBites

Do you have campers in your family? Are you picnicers? ^ Is picnicer even a word? Are you searching for a gift for your big and little campers that they’ll not only love, but use for years to come? You’re in luck – I’ve got the perfect solution to your gift-giving needs! ~ A gentle […]

These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things

All year I write about and share my absolute favorite new finds with you. Today – a compilation of my favorite things! Or, you can think of it as one-stop-shopping for all yer needs. ~ A gentle reminder: OMT! uses Amazon referral links. When you do your shopping through the Amazon links on this page, […]

How To Customize and Accessorize Your Notes

Notes Notes Notes! I gots ’em and I bet you do to. Writers write, y’all. As a writer, when inspiration hits me, I grab any scrap piece of paper I can find on my desk, then place it on top of an ever-growing stack o’inspiration. Yep, it’s a hot mess. Any of this sounding familiar? […]

How To Not Put Salad in a Ball Jar

Ball jars that are not used for Ball/Mason jar purposes (storage) makes me itchy. Ball jars were meant for canning, storing food, maybe nuts and bolts for Dad, but the prevailing theme is storage. They are not dishes! So, how to not put a salad in a Ball jar? Don’t. Do. It. Grab ya a […]

How to Include Brewer’s Yeast in Your Diet

~ Disclaimer: All information is based on my personal experience and is not intended to take the place of your doctor’s advice. ~ Oh, my babies! First I added organic ground flax seeds to my diet and now… Brewer’s Yeast! Quick! Someone grab the bongos and the peace beads – OMT! done gone hippie! ~ […]

How to Deal with Medical Problems During Disaster

Once a year, Camp Choochie and G-Daddy is rockin’ and rolling here. While the fun is underway, there’s always a part of me that is worried for Boy and Girl. Why? Because their adventures include climbing precarious and steep slopes, and hiking through wild and sometimes bear populated lands (think: national parks). Sure, they might […]