One of the biggest marketing schemes today involves drinking water, which includes bottled water and more.  Remember when if we wanted a drink of water, we just turned on the tap?  Why has water become such big business?  Not only has water become big business, so have the containers people drink from.  It’s unbelievable. As […]

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Nowadays terms such as organic, all-natural, and gluten-free have become commonplace.  How does Sprouts Farmers Market compare to Trader Joe’s in reference to which is a better choice of where to buy such items? I think both have their strengths and weaknesses.  I can only speak for myself when I say more often than not, as a […]

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Talk about crowd-pleasers, these are definitely a hit! For the next of what I believe are 5 of the most popular crock pot recipes, let’s make scalloped potatoes. Another name for this comfort food is potatoes au gratin. Whatever you call it/them, I love them. I’m sure you will too. Be warned! These are by […]

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To continue with 5 of the most popular Crock Pot recipes, in part 2 I will begin with what has become somewhat of a holiday tradition for me–Crock Pot chili.  I don’t make this for every holiday but it seems to go especially well for Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day, and Super Bowl […]

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