Two- the number of the day. Two posts coming today. The first is the 2 things you need to know about peri-menopause that may save your life. I’m writing this today because this happens to be one of the days where I’m experiencing both and every time this happens I say “I really should warn
Part 3 of the Our Healthy Home Series is really just a bit of a dictionary of terms that you will run into and need to know before you start creating remedies, tonics and such. The Medical actions of herbs are usually mentioned under “Actions” any time you do research on a particular herb.
Ahhhhh yes. Time for another reblog update and I’ve been wondering how I was going to approach this one this time around. This was by far my most controversial post to date. I get more hate mail from this than from any other. I almost hate to change it at all. But
I came disastrously close to being a lifer as a very successful corporate career woman. That’s what they said I was supposed to do. That’s what they said I was best suited for. They; My teachers and school counselors. They; the tests and screenings. They; The women who came before me, who fought hard for
Chinese Brown Rice with asparagus, onion, and red peppers Ingredients: Asparagus (3/4 lb or so) cut into small pieces about 1-2 inches 1 medium sized yellow onion 1/2 of a red pepper sliced thinly Sriracha Sauce (to taste) 4 cups cooked brown rice 1/2 cup low-sodium soy sauce 1/2 cup vegetable broth 1/3 cup blackstrap
In the 1950’s, more than 90% of those living in the USA identified themselves as Christian, so a 1950s Easter was a big deal everywhere you looked. A typical day might have looked something like this. The kids might have woken up to a wonderful Easter surprise! And then the busy day began. There were
Becoming your family’s matriarch doesn’t happen by accident. It’s not a job that is passed down to you. You don’t just grow into it. If you want to be your family’s matriarch–the woman who leads them, who keeps them close, who everyone turns to for direction, then at some point you have to decide
For many families it is tradition to bake ham for Easter so I thought I’d share the country ham recipe that I have used for many years. It’s very simple and comes from a cookbook that was originally published in the 1920s and then updated in the 1950s. Back then you could still buy a
The Housewife Creed I believe That being an exceptional wife and mother is the most noble and challenging career on the planet. I believe That my constant and reliable presence as keeper of my home is the very foundation on which my husband and children grow. I believe That there is no greater use of
If a man wants to make his wife happy, he should make sure she feels loved. If a woman wants to make her husband happy, she should make sure he feels admired and respected, and then loved. In that order. Two years ago I wrote a post titled The Real Way to a Man’s Heart.