Masterpiece Theatre

Many years ago, when our boys were small, we were hosting my in-laws for dinner. My MIL and I were talking about how years ago many women would watch their "stories" (soap operas) every day. My youngest son blurted out, "Mommy; you watch your soap opera." I was confused and asked him to explain. He … Continue reading Masterpiece Theatre

Tikka Masala with Naan Bread

I have been making this curry for several years. At first, only my youngest son and I were fans, but as time has passed this meal with homemade Naan bread has become a family favorite. Tikka Masala Ingredients: 3 tablespoons of canola oil, divided 1 1/2 pounds chicken breasts or thighs, cubed into 3/4 inch … Continue reading Tikka Masala with Naan Bread

bareMinerals Brow Powder

It is said that at mid-life you begin to discover hairs where¬†you don't want them and lose hairs where you do. Unfortunately, I have found that to be pretty accurate. One of the places we begin to lose hair is our eyebrows. It sneaks up on us and one day we're looking in the mirror … Continue reading bareMinerals Brow Powder

Country Curtains (expired)

Almost all of the curtains and valances in my home are from Country Curtains. As I shared in this post, I have been buying from them for years (really decades!). They are having a great sale now and are offering 25% off on all shades, sheers, hardware and select curtains, valances, bedding, and pillows. Offer … Continue reading Country Curtains (expired)

Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid

I am pretty fickle when it comes to skin care and cosmetics. Even though I certainly have my favorites (those things which have proven themselves over time to actually work) I still am drawn to all the new "latest and greatest" when they are launched. One item I never stray from is Paula's Choice Skin … Continue reading Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid