Some Mornings Need Stamped Toast

Don’t You Think? You Know.   Pictures Stamped into Bread before Toasting? Very Silly.  Some Mornings Very Much Needed. Of Course, White Bread Works Best for Stamping. We found a Good White Bread at Costco. Just Thick Enough and All Natural. I Know.  White Bread has zero nutrition. But some Mornings, we can forgo Nutrition for […]

A Love Story of Pumpkins and Costco

Pumpkins are at Costco. The Pumpkins are Contained in 3 Foot Tall Cardboard Boxes. The Boxes Sit on Wooden Pallets.    Brimming to Overflowing with Pumpkins. Almost As Far As the Eye Can See. While I waited for Mr. Doodle to select his Bacon, I noticed a Couple Trying to Select a Pumpkin. Standing on the Edge […]

Play Dates???

When Can I Have a Play Date, Mom??? I’m an Old(er) Mom of Young Kids. Play Dates are a New Concept for Me. I was a Kid in the 60’s.  Living Blissfully in Suburban Long Island.  On any Summer Morning, I’d be Up with the Birds.  Eat Fruit Loops Cereal.  Pop on a Bathing Suit, Shorts and Fly Out […]

4 in 15 Challenge Summer Harvest

Back to School.  Always Working. End of Summer.  Need a Fast, Healthy, Light Dinner? Made from Kitchen to Table in 15 Minutes? In One Pot? Take the 4 in 15 Challenge using the End of Summer Harvest. In One Pot Create Fast Meals.  Healthy Meals.  Just Not Write-Home-About Meals. 🙂 Ready? Your 4 Ingredients to Cook […]

5 Packing Tips to Tour the Fashion Capital

New York City. 10 Days. What to Pack?   With Only a Carry-On Bag. Can You Do It – Pack for 10 Days in a Carry-On??? Try These 5 Tips to Ease Packing Stress for Big City Travel. Tip 1:  Buy and Stockpile New Clothes for the Trip. This really does work.  It May Sound Extravagant, but it’s […]

Compliments of Costco

It’s a Special Occasion But You’re Wasted and Don’t Want to Go Out. Why Not Ask Costco for Assistance? Costco has Great Prices on Volume Goods.  Everyone Knows That. A Costco Pricing Rule of Thumb…Each Item Averages about $10. And Costco is Great for One-Stop Shopping for Party Food and Drinks. Those Decorated Cakes.  That Feed […]

Elementary Fashion, my dear Watson

Elementary School Fashion on a Budget… We have Style in Spades…Fearless Mixing of Patterns and Stores…All on a Budget! Matilda Jane Top and Pantaloons – all cotton.  T.J. Maxx flats. Matilda Jane – Buy On-line or by Trunk Shows.  Super Fun Clothes and Great Sale Prices. H&M cotton dress, T.J. Maxx leggings, Costco sneakers. H&M […]

4 Hot Tips for Shopping Costco

Costco is BIG and has Great Prices.  Everyone knows that. Here are 4 Tips for Getting the BEST BANG for your BUCK at Costco! 1 – Buy ORGANIC.  Milk, Eggs, Meat, Spaghetti, Sauce.  Organic food is high quality, but usually pricey.  Costco really does have the best prices on Organics…Look for the Green Signs. 2 […]