I wanted to try something new for dinner the other night, and came up with this idea, inspired by the lovely winter squashes at Sprouts and the fall fare at Trader Joe's. I chose 1 each Red Kurl and Acorn squash. Acorn squash was nothing new to me, but the Brit had never had … Continue reading Stuffed Winter Squashes
Market Test # 798: Pizza Rolls- Michelina's vs Totino's. By the way, I make these numbers up. I can't keep count of how many of these silly "market tests" I have done over the years. But let's continue, shall we? I remember pizza rolls- Jeno's, who later sold to Totino's, being the first to market … Continue reading Market Test: Pizza Rolls
We've had this unit for a month, and I am about to make my inside cats OUTSIDE cats. This thing makes me swear. It killed me to pay almost $200 for a cat pan, but since Littermaid has a good reputation, and I hate dealing with scooping the poop, I gave in. My fault for … Continue reading There Was Supposed To Be LESS Swearing
I just wrote a review on Amazon for Archer Farms Pumpkin Spice coffee. I would like to share this product with all of you because I think it's really nice. Apparently, I'm not the only who thinks so. I found this blog in my search for the link to said product. Gotta agree with you, … Continue reading The Subtle Pumpkin
From the 1986 edition of the Better Homes and Gardens Cookbook. You know the one. The red and white checkered cover. The one your mother had, and your grandmother. All the cookbook you ever really need, and they have a new edition every year. AND they put out a special PINK edition to support breast … Continue reading BEST Pumpkin Cookies Ever!
I bought this piece of furniture from Haverty's to use as a sort of secretary/computer desk in our previous place. Now I am retrofitting it as a dresser and curio hutch. It was being sold missing parts, but that was great because I could make it what I needed. I wanted a glass shelf for … Continue reading Merchandiser Me
We all have little shortcuts or easier, more efficient ways of doing every day tasks. Sometimes, these gems of wisdom are passed down from previous generations, those with more experience than we in matters of domesticity. I am NO expert in this area, but I do have a few processes and products that make my … Continue reading Home Marketing: Comparison Shopping