Monthly Archives: January 2015

Nut, Seed and Flower Oils – Flavors, Uses and Health

Nut, seed and flower oils - Flavors, uses and health

  I feel like every time I turn around, there are conflicting reports about which oil to use for what, and which oil is healthier than the others. Of course, coconut oil is the latest and greatest, but is it all it’s cracked up to be? Which oil is best […] Read more…

18 Tips to Make Canning Easier

  I only started canning a few years ago. My grandmothers use to “put up” all kinds of goodies and I hoped to follow in their beautiful footsteps.  I’ve made some really fabulous jams and preserves since then, but I’ve also had my share of flops. My well-intentioned Blueberry Jam […] Read more…

Guest Post: Restaurant-Inspired Vegan Flatbread

Hummus and flatbread is one of my favorite snacks, and it’s so great that Tabitha at Hugs n’ Health was kind enough to share her yummy recipe for Vegan Flatbread! So I was thinking about hummus, which turned into a craving for flatbread.  What’s a girl gotta do when she […] Read more…

Simple All-In-One Skinny Lasagna #RedGoldRecipes and #Giveaway (ENDED)

Skinny Lasagna

  Every year, my husband requests lasagna for his birthday dinner. I know it’s coming, but I’m never prepared for the day long preparation of making the sauce and mixing up the cheese filling. Not to mention boiling the noodles and trying to keep them separated and in whole pieces. […] Read more…

What is Assistive Technology and How Can it Help Persons with Dementia?

Assistive Technology

  As much as we hate to think about it, our parents are getting older. OK, we’re getting older, too!  As that happens, we will all become more dependent on a variety of resources to continue to live independently for as long as possible. Besides family members, there are a […] Read more…