Cleaning doesn't always mean setting aside an entire day. Even one-minute chores can make a big difference! Many of us struggle to set aside a half-hour or more daily to clean our homes, and who really wants to give up their entire Saturday to do it? So, here's some good news: doing one-minute chores throughout the day is an excellent way to get housework done. So, grab … [Read more...] about One-Minute Chores
Archives for May 2012
Meals using meatballs are one of my secrets to quick and easy dinners any night of the week. What's not to like about making one recipe, freezing it, and turning it into fabulous meals that are ready in no time? I know rave about cooking and prepping food in advance as much as possible. Heck, I've even written an entire cookbook that relies on it! But have I ever told … [Read more...] about Meatball Recipe and 5 Meals Using Meatballs
If it weren't for my homemade soap scum remover, we'd have to remodel the bathroom. I mean it. Like many homes built in the last thirty years, the shower in our master en suite bathroom is a glass enclosure. Those walls and sliding doors act like magnets for soap scum. If I'm not diligent about keeping them spotless, they make the entire bathroom look awful. Fortunately, … [Read more...] about Homemade Soap Scum Remover: No Scrubbing Required
This Pasta Puttanesca recipe is a delicious, easy meal to make on busy weeknights. Once you get the hang of it, it's a great late-night dish after you've come home from a boozy Book Club meeting. Trust me on that, or find out for yourself! Am I the only one who thinks they've measured just enough pasta to feed two or three people and then, once it's cooked, discovers … [Read more...] about Pasta Puttanesca Recipe
This ceviche recipe is one of my favorite diet-friendly dishes. Vegetarians and vegans can enjoy this quick and simple dish, too, using the recipe's quick swap. What is Ceviche? Technically, ceviche is a side dish, but I enjoy it so much that I often make a meal out of it with a little crusty bread to soak up the juices. Although no one knows the precise origins of … [Read more...] about The Only Ceviche Recipe You Need: Traditional or Vegan!