Yes, I put it in my soap & now it’s on my teeth!

Activated charcoal is not what’s left in your fire pit after a hotdog roast, but rather a medical grade version that takes the form of a fine powder. It’s a great way to get rid of that oily skin, acne, treat minor cuts, bug bites, and naturally whiten teeth! Continue reading Yes, I put it in my soap & now it’s on my teeth!

Slow Cooker Santa Fe Chicken

We’ve all done it!  Found an amazing looking recipe that touts being “easy,” “fast,” or “amazingly delicious!”  You run around getting all of the necessary ingredients, follow the directions to a T & it turns out NOTHING like the picture has claimed!! Leaving you feeling furious & the worst of all….still HUNGRY!!  I took on a recipe that would have made a better doorstop than a dinner & improved it!  Not only is this recipe easy, fast & amazingly delicious, it’s healthier & hands off once it’s in the slow cooker!! Continue reading Slow Cooker Santa Fe Chicken

Plant Once & Harvest for 20 Years!

Asparagus is a perennial bulb and stem vegetable that produces beautiful spears that shoot up out of the soil each spring. It may take 2 or 3 years to really get going, so patience is needed! The first year, the spears will be teeny-tiny.  Each year they will thicken & will continue to produce for up to 20 years!!  Talk about the gift that keeps on giving;)  Continue reading Plant Once & Harvest for 20 Years!