Monthly Archives: September 2011

My Version of Shrimp Aglio Olio

Hubbs and I are firm favorites of the Aglio Olio version of spaghetti, quite simply put, Spaghetti cooked with garlic (Aglio) and oil (Olio).  We’ve always loved the Shrimp Aglio Olio from Italiannies and never fail to order it when … Continue reading

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Food Waste Friday: Two Miserable Cookies

Today (and hopefully every Friday), I’m joining The Frugal Girl and other bloggers out there in posting my food waste photos within the past week, calling it Food Waste Friday.  It is hoped that by sharing pictures of the food I have … Continue reading

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Guess What Color My Hydrangeas Are Now?

So here’s an update on my hydrangeas.  They’ve changed color! Oh yes, they have.  I kid you not.  They’ve turned from white to mauve now, a pale purplish hue… And all I did was to implant 3 nails into the … Continue reading

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This Saved My Neck!

This is what I have been using in place of my soap and shower gel for the past 7 days: Pinetarsol.  If you haven’t heard of it, it’s a soap-free, non-drying cleanser that actively relieves red, itchy skin and moisturizes too! … Continue reading

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Do You Use Up Every Little Drop?

You know the scenario.  You squeeze or pour out the contents of your  tube or bottle of lotion/cream/moisturizer/sunblock, only to discover that only a few squirts are left.  You squeeze the body of the tube with all your might just … Continue reading

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