If you're in charge of Thanksging dinner this year, follow these tips to save yourself time, work, and kitchen space!
If you suffer from chronic pain and take narcotic pain relievers, you need to read this article! It provides safer options for pain relief.
Are you having trouble coming up with a great name for your new cat or kitten? Look no further! This article suggests more than 1,000 names!
Are you looking for a calm horse breed to purchase for a beginner rider? This article discusses the five calmest breeds based on my experience as a horse owner, breeder, and trainer. Horse photos included!
Trying to come up with Christmas gift ideas for an entire family? This article will provide you with some great suggestions!
Make your own seasoning blends instead of buying them! It's quick and easy, and you probably already have most of the ingredients in your kitchen. Check out these 10 recipes!
In this article, I provide readers with tips on saving money on meat. Which cuts of meat are the cheapest? That question is answered here! Ideas for leftovers are also included.
This article will explain what Great Dane puppies are really like and will provide tips for raising a happy, healthy, well rounded dog. Photos are included.
You will love these two pickled okra recipes: old-fashioned Southern style and sweet and spicy style. Photos and easy instructions are included.
Learn how to grow lots of okra at home in pots and other containers! Tips and photos are included.
This article provides hundreds of names for horses that range from classical to traditional to whimsical. You're sure to get some wonderful ideas!
This is a wonderful recipe that's low carb and keto! Photos and step-by-step instructions are included.
This article discusses my shellfish allergy and includes tips for staying safe and satisfying your cravings.
This article is a discussion about the 10 tastiest inshore saltwater fish, along with tips on preparing, seasoning, and the best cooking methods. Fish photos are included.
This article provides several useful tips for growing bush beans in containers. Photos are included.
This article explains my personal experience with contrast dye. I stopped breathing!
This article explains why you need an emergency food pantry and provides tips on how to create one. Instructions for storing foods properly are also included.
This article explores some of the dog breeds that get along best with cats. Also included in this article are tips for introducing a new dog to a cat and vice versa.
This article provides several aphid treatments, including organic methods, as well as which pesticide works best to kill aphids. Helpful videos included.
If you're having trouble getting enough water to your container garden, check out this simple, free method! Super easy instructions and photos are included.
This article explores whether or not the Great Pyrenees dog makes a good pet. The information is based on my own personal experience. Photos and videos are included.
This article offers advice on getting started with container gardening. General guidelines, tips, photos, and videos are included.
This is a wonderful old recipe for shrimp creole, made in the tradition of Lowcountry cuisine, in Charleston, South Carolina. Easy instructions and photos are included.
This article provides tips for managing biting and chewing behavior in puppies. Use this information to help your puppy learn bite inhibition!
This article discusses canine intelligence and how it's typically measured. Are these tests a fair assessment of actual intelligence?
Is a Great Dane the right dog for you and your family? As an owner and former breeder, in this article I discuss the most common questions I get about the breed. Photos and videos are included.
Learn all about Longboat Key, the best beach in the U.S. and find out why it's the perfect spot for a family beach vacation! Photos and videos are included.
If you're a senior citizen and are planning on adding a dog, consider these 5 large and giant dog breeds! Included are tips for making dog ownership easier.
This article gives simple step-by-step instructions for creating a fake stone wall that's realistic and inexpensive. Photos included.
Dog owners love their pooches, but do dogs actually love their human companions? Most would hope so, but take this simple test to find out for sure!
This is a wonderful recipe for Yorkshire pudding using American measurements. Photos and useful tips are included!
If you're looking for a great recipe for grilled lobster tails, this is it! This article includes step-by-step instructions, along with photos.
Looking for a great vacation cabin in the Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg area, near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park? If so, read this! This review includes great information and photos!
If you enjoy painting but just aren't inspired, check out these painting ideas. Lots of photographs are included!
Do you keep firearms in your home? Do you want your kids to learn to handle guns safely? If so, read this article! Informative videos are included.
Which dog breeds live the longest, and should longevity be an important consideration when choosing a canine to add to your family?
Check out these fall decorating items that you can make yourself. Lots of photos are included!
Get these easy tips for painting on wood and for creating a faux barn wood finish! Lots of photos are included.
Learn the ins and outs of fishing at the pier located at Fort Clinch State Park on Amelia Island, Florida. Included are tips on baits, best spots, and tactics, along with photos and videos.
Check out these tips for making a twig chandelier. Videos, photos, and information on best natural materials are included.
Use these simple tips and ideas to make your small room look and feel larger. Photos and videos included.
Have you ever considered having your dog cloned? Read this eye-opening article first! It's packed with information, along with videos.
Learn how to make delicious and unique BBQ sauce from scratch. I've included easy directions and photos in this article to help guide you.
Learn how to make a beautiful deco mesh or geo mesh wreath! Included are easy instructions, photos, videos, tips, and ideas.
If you've been scheduled for a nuclear stress test and chemical stress test, you're probably curious about the procedure. I recently had both, and in this article, I provide all the details!
Meet our Great Dane puppies and watch them grow through photos! Information on the best puppy food for large dog breeds is included, along with videos and lots of Great Dane puppy pictures!
Love the look of reclaimed wood furniture but don't have access to old wood? Create your own with faux finishes! Lots of tips, ideas, and photos are included here.
Learn how to get a great vintage look with crackle medium! Try my tips and ideas that are fun and easy. Photos included.
Check out these ideas and tips for chalk paint projects! Lots of photos are included.
This is a yummy recipe for stuffed chicken breasts - with no carbs! Photos and easy instructions are included.
If you're curious about DIY chalk paint furniture, check out this article! Instructions, tips, and photos included.
If you're on a low carb diet and miss breads and desserts, don't despair! Try this amazing low carb flour and baking mix made from wheat! Photos included.
This is an awesome recipe for pork loin roast! It’s marinated in a brining solution, rubbed with a wet rub, and smoked over pecan wood. Easy-to-follow instructions and photos are included.
Get some great party food ideas here! Seafood recipes, easy finger foods, and lots of photos are included.
Read all about grapes here – different varieties, health benefits, and identifying wild grapes. Also, read about an amazing new grape that tastes like cotton candy! Watch the informative videos!
Did you know that there are many dog collars to choose from these days? Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of several types of dog collars from a former dog trainer.
If you need essay help with Beowulf, read this! Essay topics are suggested, along with tips for creating an essay outline. Written by a retired teacher of English literature.
Provided here are good essay topics based on the works of Thomas Hardy. Written by a retired British literature teacher.
Learn more about the true story behind the 2013 horror-thriller film "The Conjuring" along with my review.
Many ideas for housewarming gifts are offered - suggestions for personalized gifts, traditional gifts, and unique gifts. How-to instructions and video for how to make a gift basket are here, too!
This article contains tips for feeding and watering a dog with megaesophagus. Photos and videos are included as well to help owners help their canine companions.
Our three-week-old Great Dane puppy had a scary bout with pneumonia but recovered due to antibiotics and good supportive care. I recount that experience below as it happened. Photos and videos included.
Our experience with breeding dogs and raising puppies is explained in this article. Videos, photos, and links to other helpful articles are included.
An overview of megaesophagus in dogs and our experience with Kayla, a Great Dane. Videos have been added, including several showing dogs eating in a Bailey Chair.
Important information about Naegleria fowleri and meningoencephalitis. Videos included!
This is a wonderful, old-fashioned recipe for Southern tea cakes. Photos and easy instructions included!
This is an old biscuit recipe for yeast or angel biscuits. I’m a southern biscuit connoisseur, and these are the best biscuits in the world! Photos and detailed instructions and tips are included.
This is a great read for anyone considering gymnastics classes. Information about the sport, videos, and tips for improving at home, along with what parents can expect, are included.
Ideas for leftover pork loin recipes. Try my pork loin roast slices with orange sauce—delicious! Easy instructions and photos are included.
A great collection here of cat pictures, kitten pictures, and funny cat videos. Information on several cat breeds is included, too.
A brief history of tanka, along with some of my tanka poems. Tips about poems for kids, photos, and videos are included. Written by a retired literature and writing teacher.
Great ideas for decorating your deck or patio on a budget, including your own craft projects and ideas for dressing up old patio furniture. Lots of photos included!
Find out how to get rid of fleas, once and for all. Learn about a “secret weapon” that’s cheap, effective, safe, and easy to use.
This is a wonderful recipe for fajitas! It includes chicken, beefsteak, pork, and shrimp. A great marinade and a recipe for fajita seasoning are included, along with photos.
Join in my discussion of Life of Pi! I’ve included a summary and literary allusions, along with my ideas on symbolism, allegory, themes, and the ending.
A great recipe for roasted vegetables, using low carb vegetables. Tips, photos, and more ideas are included!
Tips for renting and operating motorized scooters or ECVs at the Disney World theme parks, based on our personal experience.
Honest restaurant reviews of Boston Lobster Feast, in Orlando Florida. Photos, menu, prices, tips, and videos are included.
You’ll love these summer cocktail recipes! They all deliver the goodness of fresh fruit and/or fruit juices in the form of frozen drinks. Photos and easy instructions included.
My daughter has pyelonephritis, a kidney infection, caused by a resistant strain of E. coli. Learn more about it here!
My experience with a torn meniscus, meniscus surgery, and recovery.
A humorous look at designer dog breeds, including several I’d really like to see! Lots of dog pictures included.
A great Brunswick stew recipe that’s super-hearty, spicy, and delicious. Photos and instructions are included.
This is a truly amazing recipe for Mexican cornbread that calls for cracklings, onion, and jalapeños. I've included photos and easy instructions so that you can make it, too.
This is the best jambalaya I’ve ever eaten! It’s rich, spicy, and savory, and it’s chock full of bacon, sausage, chicken, shrimp - and my "secret ingredient." Photos and instructions are included.
Read about knee pain, especially from a torn meniscus. Treatment options, tips, knee surgery info, and medical videos are included.
5 wonderful crab salad recipes - all very low in carbs. Tips and photos are included!
These are super easy BBQ ribs, almost ready to eat when you buy them. They’re inexpensive and tasty, too! Check out the photos!
This is a truly amazing low carb recipe! It's easy to make, too. Simple instructions and photos included.
A wealth of information and ideas about low carb snacks that are also good sources of protein. Photos and recipes included!
Ever sampled fried ribs? Yeah, I’m talking pork ribs. Check out these photos and recipes!
If you’re searching for diabetic or low carb recipes for shakes and smoothies, check these out! 10 awesome low carb snacks and desserts, with photos and super easy instructions.
Ten great sausage recipes that you can make yourself – no special equipment needed! Photos, tips, and easy instructions are included.
Make homemade sausage! It's easy, fun, and delicious. Photos, tips, seasonings, ingredients suggestions, and easy sausage recipe included.
A great account about strange southern creatures and things that go bump in the night. Awesome videos are included!
A great, fun romp through monsters and mythical creatures from around the world, according to mythology, legends, and folklore. Written by a retired literature teacher.
Here are some great recipes for yellow squash and zucchini, all with low carb counts—even fried squash and fried zucchini. You won’t miss the carbs! Photos included.
This is a wonderful source with hundreds of dog and puppy names. It includes suggestions for big dogs, small dogs, hunting dogs, all coat colors, and specific breeds.
Read all about the health benefits of pumpkin seeds and pumpkin seed oil. Suggestions for uses are included, along with discounts on the seeds and oil.
Great recipe for southern fried cabbage, with some “soul.” Photos and a quick and easy coleslaw recipe included.
An informative guide for identifying and buying used jewelry, especially antique, vintage, estate, and retro jewelry. Photos and videos included.
Tips for improving vocabulary, with 100 words you can use in everyday situations. History of the English language and borrowed words included. Written by a retired English teacher.
The article offers horse training tips for calming a nervous horse, along with tips for preventing a hot horse. Discount calming supplements for sale, too. Videos included.
A guide to face painting and cheek art, with tips, ideas, and photos. Great how-to videos are included, too!
Great dishes made from canned biscuits. These easy desserts and other recipes are delicious! Photos and easy instructions are included.
Correlations between "Beowulf" and the works of Tolkien are discussed in this article. Videos from historians and archeologists are included, along with an audio interview with J.R.R. Tolkien. Written by a retired British Literature educator.
Three wonderful apple pie recipes here – caramel apple pie, cranberry apple pie, and apple pie with crumb topping. Quick and easy instructions, along with photos, included.
Tips for saving money on beauty pageants. Lots of photos and ideas included!
A review of Rutland Farms, located in South Georgia. Lots of photos included!
Tips and ideas for dog exercise, even if you have a lazy dog. Videos and photos included. Written by a former dog trainer.
Great tips and fun ideas for making chocolate-dipped strawberries. Videos and lots of photos are included.
Information about breeding Appaloosa horses, based on information from my former veterinarians, from my research, and from my own experiences as a horse breeder. Pictures of horses, including Appaloosas, included.
Tips for how to cook catfish, with a great fried catfish and hush puppies recipe. Spicy sauce recipe, video, and photos included.
Great fish recipes for flounder that are adaptable to any lean, mild fish. Photos, tips, and instructions are included.
This might be the best smoked ham you’ve ever eaten! It’s marinated, cooked on an electric smoker, and then coated with a crunchy ham glaze. Tips, photos, and detailed instructions are included.
An amazing BBQ pork recipe, with a beer marinade, a sweet-spicy rub, and a recipe for BBQ sauce with beer. Photos and detailed instructions are included.
Some great sleepover ideas, including scary slumber party games. Other sleepover ideas are included, too.
School project ideas based on Native American tribes – specifically on the Nez Perce. See photos and instructions for making a Native American village and how to make an easy Indian costume.
Several suggestions for jobs for retired teachers are offered here, including teaching opportunities and other types of work. Written by a retired public high school teacher.
Tips for hosting a fish dinner party or a fish fry, with appetizers recipes, suggestions for party side dishes, dessert ideas, and some great fish recipes! Photos and discount fish fryers included, too.
Different ways to hook live shrimp on jig heads for the most success. Saltwater fishing techniques, tips, diagrams, and photos included.
Great ideas for fall decorations, including outdoor fall decorating ideas, Thanksgiving décor, and homemade arts and crafts. Instructions and photos included.
A wonderful smoked ham recipe! The marinade and the ham glaze make this incredibly yummy. Photos included.
Four great green tea recipes, including a regular iced green tea recipe, a mint tea recipe, a peach tea recipe, and a wonderful diet green tea with citrus juices. Photos and easy instructions are included!
Planning a high school prom? Get LOTS of prom ideas here, including decorations, fundraising, prom themes, party foods, photos, favors, and cheap ball gowns.
Check out these weekend vacation ideas, including ideas for cheap weekend getaways. Photos and videos are included.
10 delicious sandwich wrap recipes, including low carb wrap recipes. Photos and info about low carb tortillas included.
10 great crab recipes with tips, instructions, and photos. Included are gourmet crab cakes, crab dip, steamed blue crabs, crab salad, fried crab claws, and more.
Information about using fiddler crabs for bait, with tips on catching them. Photos and videos included.
Here are 10 awesome recipes (with photos) for barbecue sauce, including ideas for BBQ sauce ingredients.
This is a super quick and easy low carb pizza recipe. Photos included!
Thanksgiving recipe ideas for roast pork loin and smoked pork loin. Instructions and Thanksgiving food pictures included.
Dog training tips provided for housebreaking, including housebreaking an older dog. The focus here is on dog crate training, with videos and photos included. Written by a dog trainer.
This article explores my best hot dog chili, with four other great hot dog chili recipes, including vegetarian chili. Step-by-step instructions and photos are included. Enjoy!
Ideas for good gifts for people with osteoarthritis. These great gifts focus on arthritis pain relief and on making life easier for arthritis sufferers.
New Year's Eve ideas for celebrating with your kids. Videos included!
All about balloons, balloon sculptures, balloon bouquets, and balloon arches. Party ideas and LOTS of photos included!
Rich, succulent roast beef with potatoes and roasted vegetables make a great one-pan feast. Photos included.
This article discusses drug abuse in teens, addiction, drug abuse statistics, rehabs, and other drug abuse facts. The information is based on research and on personal experiences and interviews with teenagers. Written by a retired high school teacher.
Suggestions for the best Great Dane beds. Photos and ideas for cheap dog beds included.
This is a tasty, healthy, low-carb cracker recipe! These crackers are diabetic-friendly. Photos included.
Use this guide to determine the best dog bed for your pooch. Photos, discount dog beds, and cheap dog beds included.
Tips for sharing family history with kids through storytelling. Included are ways to make storytelling stories more appealing with photo albums, family trees, personal items, and narrative skills. Written by a retired literature and writing teacher.
Information about crabbing, stone crab season, and blue crab season in Florida, along with regulations, great locations, and tips. Discount crab traps, crab nets, photos, maps, and videos included.
This is a wonderful recipe for pork loin! Recipes for cherry BBQ rub, cherry BBQ sauce, cherry sauce, and photos included.
A beginner’s guide to model ships and model ship building, with useful tips. Discount model ships, wooden model ship kits, and plastic model ships included.
Ever wonder what happened to old fashioned kids games from the 60s? Some of them are still around! Take a stroll with me down memory lane.
Great tips for event planning – barbecues, cookouts, and pool party ideas. A sample party planner is included, along with lots of photos.
This is an awesome recipe for pulled pork that uses Georgia clay barbecue rub. Includes detailed instructions and photos.
Tips for choosing the best pool floats for you and your family. Cheap pool floats and discount pool floats for sale are included, along with photos.
Looking for cheap dinner ideas and meals on a budget? You'll love this one—oven-fried chicken, roasted potatoes, green beans, and sliced tomatoes. Photos and step-by-step instructions are included!
If you have dry skin, try some of these home remedies for dry skin. Body scrub recipes ideas included!
Check out these great party punch recipes that are rich in history and legend. Photos and instructions included.
A guide to beach chairs: camp chairs, backpack chairs, lounge chairs, sand chairs, and folding beach chairs. Cheap chairs for sale, too.
If you like easy dessert recipes that include the yummy flavor of caramel apples, check this out! Photos and step-by-step instructions included.
Looking for zesty diabetic-friendly recipes? Try this Mexican dish that is low in fat, carbs, and calories. I've also included a photo guide.
Here are some awesome diabetic recipes to add to your cookbook! This article includes photos and directions for low-carb sauce recipes.
If you like Cajun recipes and easy party food ideas, you'll love this recipe for firecrackers! Photos included.
Great tips on BBQ woods, along with a step-by-step guide for how to use an electric smoker. Great photos and videos included!
This is the story of how my husband and I dealt with his colostomy, colostomy bag, stoma care, and several surgeries. I have included personal photos and informative videos as well.
If you're looking for delicious diabetic recipes, try this recipe for beef short ribs. Photos and video included!
Delicious diabetic recipes for shrimp - shrimp boil seasoning, grilled shrimp, cocktail sauce, and a deep fried shrimp recipe. All these recipes for diabetics are VERY low in carbs. Photos and Cajun shrimp boil video included!
Fishing tips for beginners, for bluegill fishing. Photos, fishing jigs, fishing techniques, and videos included.
This article is about animal cruelty and horse abuse—the practice of soring gaited horses. Videos included.
Awesome diabetic recipes for gravy, country fried steak, mashed cauliflower, and fried squash. Photos included!
A guide to western saddles - kids saddles and youth saddles. Cheap saddles and used saddles offered for sale. Videos included.
Lots of info here about summer camps and summer activities for kids. Videos included!
If you suffer from seasonal allergies, please read this! Information about natural allergy remedies, along with an allergy cure that's worked for me.
Great info about BBQ rubs - rib rubs, pork rubs, chicken rubs, turkey rub, and steak rub. BBQ rubs recipes, photos, and helpful videos included.
Learn about how to find free or cheap horses and the adoption process, as well as information about owning a horse. Photos and videos included!
This is a wonderful Italian meatloaf recipe with cheese. Also included are seasonings for meatloaf recipes. Photos, too. If you like Italian dishes, you'll love this!
This is a low-carb cheesy beer bread recipe. It includes info about flax seed, flaxseed meal, and flax oil, along with photos.
Looking for low carb recipes that don't taste low carb? Check out my orange chicken recipe - delicious! Photos included.
Information about the Renaissance and medieval period, with medieval and Renaissance costume ideas. Photos from Renaissance Faire included!
This article covers five delicious ways to cook pork tenderloin. A marinade recipe, cooking tips, photos, and videos are also included.
Information about dogs and designer dogs, especially Shorkies. Pictures of dogs and informative videos of designer dog breeds are included.
Great adult party ideas for a cowboy party or western party. Photos, useful links, and videos included!
Should dog bites be treated at home or by a doctor? Learn about dog bite first aid, dog bite infection, dog bite force, and why dogs bite in the first place. Photos and videos included.
Here are some instructions on making your own personalized totes and adding bling to inexpensive purses. Photos and video included!
An overview of the Victorian period and its effect on Victorian literature. Videos included.
Here are some tips for judging beauty pageants, including baby and child competitions. Learn how to be a good judge that provides constructive feedback and scores.
Struggling to find an essay topic for your romantic literature class? Here are some essay topics and thesis ideas about the romantic movement, from a retired British Literature teacher. With these tips and ideas, your essay will come together in no time!
Hunting tips for beginning quail hunting for Bobwhite. Videos and quail recipes included.
The best squirrel guns and the best ammo for squirrel hunting, plus hunting tips.
A guide to the best nurse shoes, including nursing clogs, Dansko nursing shoes, and others. Discount nursing shoes offered for sale, too.
Here is why I consider Solid Black to be the best tanning lotion I've ever used! I also include tips on how to achieve a fast tan.
This is an easy, delicious recipe for venison sausage. This deer sausage recipe makes a tasty entree for any meal!
Looking for low carb recipes for sweet, sticky ribs? Check out these ribs in the oven! Photo included.
Here is some information about pinched nerves, nerve damage, and peripheral neuropathy. Videos by health care professionals are included.
A great variety of baby names, including unique baby names, unusual baby names, Biblical baby names, and traditional baby names - compiled by a retired teacher.
Great fundraising ideas for hosting beauty pageants. Lots of tips included!
Great fundraiser ideas for schools, written by a retired high school teacher.
This is a great slow cooker pulled pork recipe! Photos and easy instructions included.
Information about tetanus in horses and humans, including tetanus symptoms and tetanus treatment, along with info about tetanus toxoid, tetanus vaccine, and tetanus booster. Videos included.
The true story of the gruesome Reedy Creek restaurant murders that took place just down the road from my house.
My grandmother used to call this congealed salad "men-like-it salad."
Horse and rider tips for how to ride a horse bareback. Amazing videos and discount bare back saddles included!
A long list of collective nouns for animals is included here.
An overview of saddles for beginners, with new and used saddles for sale.
An overview of physical attraction and pheromones, including a Mensa video about human pheromones and conditioning.