Food

Bounty Makes Paper Towels Fun

March 18, 2021

Who would have thought it would be possible? Bounty has actually made a viral video commercial about paper towels that’s actually fun and funny:

Read the full article →

How To Boost Your Breast Milk: The Secret of Masa

March 12, 2021

So I’ve been writing a lot about breast milk lately because, frankly, breast feeding is about all I do these days. Man, it takes all day it seems. My housekeeper - one of the most wonderful women in my life - brought me an elixir from an old family recipe to help me increase my [...]

Read the full article →

Buy Breast Milk Online

March 8, 2021

I recently read about moms buying and selling breast milk online…can you imagine, buying someone ELSE’S breast milk? I know it’s filled with all sorts of good stuff - great stuff in fact - but that’s when it comes out of YOUR OWN BOOB. How do you know what the lactating woman who sold/donated her [...]

Read the full article →

Human Breast Milk Cheese?!

March 3, 2021

This has got to be a joke, right? Yuk. There is a company out there, Le Petit Singly, making cheese from breast milk. Human milk. Otherwise known as a bodily fluid that may carry diseases. Mmm, my mouth is watering just thinking about it, isn’t yours? So, it goes like this - you milk yourself, [...]

Read the full article →

Grow Greens In Your Refrigerator

March 1, 2021

Like fresh veggies but don’t have the time (or inclination) to start a garden in your backyard? That’s OK, start one in your fridge. And no, I’m not talking about mold or other things you can inadvertently grow in any refrigerator. I’m talking about a fridge designed to actually grow plants. Designed by Hanna Sandström [...]

Read the full article →

The Magic of Fenugreek for Breast Milk

February 24, 2021

Fenugreek is the miracle breast feeding herb! It’s been taken for centuries to increase breast milk production. In fact, I read that it can increase a woman’s milk production by up to 900% if you can believe that. I’m taking fenugreek now and have definitely noticed an increase in my milk supply, though I’m not [...]

Read the full article →

Envirosax: A Reusable Grocery Bag With Style

February 23, 2021

Protecting the environment has never been so stylish - at least in the grocery store. Check out Envirosax. You may have heard of them before as they have been around awhile, but they are new to me. I have a number of cloth grocery bags that I try to use and pretty much do 90% [...]

Read the full article →

Williams Sonoma All Clad Stainless Steel Cookware Review

February 22, 2021

A friend recently asked me if I was happy with my Williams Sonoma All Clad pots and I found myself thinking of how much I love my pots and pans. So, I thought I’d share my thoughts with you. I love to cook. Always have. Now, that doesn’t mean I’ve always been a good cook, [...]

Read the full article →

Increase Your Breast Milk With Mamatini

February 17, 2021

Oh me, oh my, oh Mamatini. Mamatini- what a great name, no? You know you’re in California when your lactation consultant recommends this new herbal drink to increase your milk production. Mine did and, while wary, I thought I’d give it a try. I need all the help I can get with this whole breast [...]

Read the full article →

Healthy Eating Made Simple

February 12, 2021

I normally delete e-mails about nutrition as I feel like anything I want to know I’m not going to learn from spam. However, this one caught my eye. It’s called the 7 pillars of nutrition and here’s a quick re-cap and the 4 that I find to be the most important and the easiest to [...]

Read the full article →

What To Do When Your Kid Shoves A Carrot Up Her Nose

February 11, 2021

Wait for her to sneeze! Sounds like a bad joke, doesn’t it? Well, it was our dinner time fiasco/entertainment last night. Our darling little two year old decided that her carrot would be best going up her nose instead of in her mouth. She’s obsessed with her nose right now, which, I know, is just [...]

Read the full article →

This Computer Brews Your Morning Coffee

January 26, 2021

I rely on my computer for so many things - like writing this blog - but there’s one very important task it just has not been able to do: make me coffee in the morning. Until now. My lazy computer-addicted friends, behold the iMac CS. A gentleman by the name of Klaus Diebel has taken [...]

Read the full article →