Make A Difference With Electronics Recycling

Going green and protecting the environment may be easy when it comes to the regular household items, but electronics recycling is a little tougher. Curbside recycling takes care of the usual stuff, you know – water bottles, milk jugs, and routine paper products. But finding a way to responsibly recycle electronics hasn’t been easy. We… Read More »


Family Friendly Fun At MACs Kids Expo 2013

Although it may be cold outside, there are plenty of family friendly fun activities going on this Sunday, February 24 at MACs Kids Expo 2013. This event has been delivering fun-filled activities for four years. These events are both informative and educational for families in Westchester County, including the Tri-State NY vicinity. Families can enjoy… Read More »


Sharing a Few Patio Decorating Ideas

Even though we are in the middle of winter, I am starting to think about our outdoor living space. We have a pretty big yard and love to grill and entertain outdoors, but our patio area has no style at all. Yeah we have some decent patio tables and chairs, but that’s pretty much it…. Read More »


Warm Up Winter With Asian Noodle Soups

Most people who know me really well know how much I hate winter.  I hate the cold.  This year in particular has been colder than normal.  Because of this hot beverages like tea and hot chocolate are staples in my household especially during the winter months. We also drink a lot of soup.  Philip is… Read More »

Collect More Box Tops For Education for Your School With these simple tips

Collect More Box Tops For Your School with These Tips

Are you collecting Box Tops for Education? You should! Box Tops for Education is a school fund raising program that was created by cereal titan and Fortune-500 company General Mills® in 1996. Hundreds of brand names participate in the program, and one can find these special labels on popular breakfast cereals, snacks, beverages, baking mixes,… Read More »


February is…

I recently did a Google search to see what holidays occurred in February and learned that February is a month with many special causes and events.  Check out all the cool events for February: Adopt A Rescued Rabbit Month AMD/Low Vision Awareness Month American Heart Month Bake for Family fun Month Bird Feeding Month Black… Read More »


Taking Community Action To Help Foster Change

I recently learned about a new movie called Promised Land. In the movie, a community that faces serious issues come together to tackle these issues. Matt Damon plays a starring role in this story of community action. In the movie, Matt Damon plays the role of Steve Butler who works for an oil company. He… Read More »


Slow Cooker Pork Pozole

I found this slow cooker pork pozole recipe while I was flipping through an old issue of Women’s Day Magazine.  I had never heard of Pozole before, but it looked interesting and pretty easy, so I decided to try it.  I did do a little research and learned that Pozole is a stew that originates… Read More »


Orange Chipotle Chicken with Cilantro Rice

I don’t follow any particular diet, but I do look out for recipes that I think are healthy.  Last week while I was browsing for recipes for my weekly meal plan, I came across this recipe for Orange Chipotle Chicken with Cilantro Rice on the Clean Eating Magazine website.  It looked tasty so I decided… Read More »