Diet and Your Cholesterol Levels-Take Control of Your Cholesterol

Diet is not the only part of the cholesterol equation, but it is the one that you have control over. Cholesterol is found in animal sources, such as meat, high fat dairy, eggs, shellfish, organ […]

Fun Frugal Family Activities This Summer

Learn how to have fun with the family even on a budget.

Free Book Friday for business owners and marketers

Our friend Stephen Hall recently released a handy free ebook Essential Online Marketing Tools. When we first spotted it, we thought it would be like so many other free ebooks, just a big long laundry list […]

Know Your Cholesterol Numbers

Do you know your cholesterol numbers? If you have not had a check-up in the past year, now might be the time to find out. Chances are you might have a problem. Lipitor is the […]

Meaningful Giving This Holiday Season

‘Tis the season to go shopping. Why not make your money really count with a gift that can help save and even transform a life? After all, how many socks and fruitcakes does anyone really […]

Top Ways to Save An Extra $100 Each Month

In this economy, most of us could use an extra $100 every month. While it might seem impossible given all the demands on your salary, it can be done if you are willing to get […]

Simple Soups and Stews from Your Crock Pot

by Mara Michaels and Carolyn Stone Crock pot cooking is a great way to feed the whole family nutritiously yet inexpensively, using a great number of ingredients you probably already have on hand at home […]

The Best Ways to Save $25 Per Week

Learn some of the best ways to save money in this recession.

How to Carve Your First Pumpkin Part 2

Let the Fun Begin   It’s time to clean out your pumpkin. Using your hands, scoop out the seeds and put them in the garbage bag, unless you want to put them in a bowl […]

Mother’s Day To-Do List: Thoughtful Things You Can Do for Mom Part 1

Your mom is special and although you tell her you love her all year long, Mother’s Day can be the perfect opportunity to let her really see the evidence of your appreciation. By planning a […]

Mustard Herb Roasted Lamb

Lamb at Easter is popular in many cultures all over the world. Here is a new take on an old favorite. What You Need: 1 (5 lb.) rack of lamb, trimmed 1 t salt 1 […]

Wine Basted Rib Eye Roast

What You Need:   1 (5 lb.) boneless rib eye roast, at room temperature 4 cloves of garlic, peeled 1/2 C soy sauce 1 t pepper 1 large onion, peeled and diced 1 1/2 C […]

Move over Meatloaf – Salad’s Center Stage Tonight Part 2

Go ahead and add those veggies to your main course salad. Cucumbers, tomatoes, peppers, onions and mushrooms are the perfect main course salad enhancers.   The more fresh veggies you can pack in the better. […]

Valentine’s Day Dinner for Two Part 1

No one takes the day off for Valentine’s Day, so dinner is usually the meal of choice for couples to share. This year, instead of eating out, use your extra cash to create a bistro […]

Soulful Christmas Dinner Menu Ideas Part 2

Try a new twist on the traditional turkey dinner. Barbeque or fry the turkey for Christmas dinner. Fryers don’t cost much but it does take a fair amount of peanut oil to fill up the […]