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Going Green

You and I are nature. We are not some separate entity detached from it. We are in this world to make a positive impact and it is when we loose our consecutiveness to nature that we essentially loose ourselves and our purpose. I wrote earlier this year about the last of the white rhino...

Finding the Perfect Vacation

Ask Auntie A: I have been struggling trying to pick out a perfect family vacation this summer that will be appropriate for all of my children. It is so expensive to travel with all of us and so disappointing if I don’t knock it out of the park with planning and activities. Last year...

Top Ten Things to do in May!

Top 10 Things to do in the month of May Go to your local garden center or online and purchase some Mexican olive trees, avocados and oranges. Now is the time to get new trees planted and don’t forget to prune the herbs and freeze them in ice cube trays for use later.  If...

Top Ten Things to do in April

In the garden plant seeds that attract butterflies and bees, transplant the seedlings you started back in late February to the outdoor garden. Begin propagating your basil by trimming it regularly placing it in water and once roots form take that back to the garden. With your closet you can open up your own...

Fresh Finds!

Fresh Finds for Spring!  Spring 2018 Spring is here and I have more fabulous finds for you to make and enjoy! Fresh from my garden I have made my lovely Chicken soup that goes great with sandwiches and scones or even a salad. Right now the tomatoes are amazing in the garden as are...

Goat Cheese and Honey Bites

You’ll need: • 1 package puff pastry• 6-8 oz. goat cheese• 1/4 cup honey• 4 springs thyme Follow the package instructions for thawing the puff pastry sheets. Roll out the dough a little to flatten it. Using a 2-inch circle cookie or biscuit cutter (or the rim of a small glass), cut rounds out of the dough.Transfer the...