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grief like love is not a problem to be solved but an experience to be encountered

Grief, Like Love, is not a Problem to be Solved

Our culture seems uneducated and ill-equipped to navigate through this … either at a loss of how to support someone or process through the journey oneself.

The majority of resources available for the bereaved are AFTER the numb, shock awe and raw portion of the “experience”… and even at that is spotty and sometimes even inappropriate. (aka resources are for the “rebuilding” phase).

There are different kinds of grief other than the obvious…

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Review | Udi’s Gluten Free Pizza Crust (Pre-made)

10min gluten free dinner, can this really be true? These wheat free, dairy free, soy free and nut free, gluten free pizza crusts were actually quite do-able and remarkably better than 99% of the pizza shop ones. Yes, one can taste the difference, however when loaded with your favourite toppings it’s great to have something […]

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Compliments Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Mix

Review | Compliments Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Mix

A solid choice, Compliments Gluten Free Chocolate Cake Mix found at Sobeys and other stores that serve Compliments brand, we liked this *almost* as much as PC’s version of, essentially, the same. PC gets a couple extra points for fluffiness. Non-GF’ers will not realize this is gluten free. Very versatile as brownies, two bite brownies […]

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Review | Bio-Vert Natural Orange Cantaloupe Hand Soap Refill 2L

I love this natural liquid hand soap, great scent, not too bright, not too soft, it cleans and lathers well. 2L refill is awesome, ask any of your stores that sell Bio-Vert to add this product. If they won’t add it on the shelf, they will often order it in just for you (even chain […]

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Julia Child Video

Julia Child Music Video

Check out her knife and rolling pin solos

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Muppets Swedish Chef Popcorn Shrimp

Muppets Swedish Chef Does Music Video

– blue man group Swedish Chef Muppets style – this is brilliant, never gets old…

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Help Budget Calculator Credit Cards

Credit Card Calculator

Calculate how long it will take to pay off your credit card -or- Calculate what your payment would need to be to reach your payoff goal…

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Help Budget Calculator Credit Cards

Budget Calculator – Easy

Budget Calculator – Easy just fill in weekly/monthly amounts and it calculates automatically for the year – auto calculates pie chart too…

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Nick Vujici | Attitude

Gr-Attiutude Adjuster – Nick’s Story

Gr’attitude Adjuster 🙂 How to be grateful and happy in life, here’s an example of a guy against all odds who’s outlook on life is unsurpassed…

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declutter memorabilia and stuff

Declutter Memorabilia and Stuff

One of the ways to get organized, be organized and declutter (clearing clutter) is to deal with collectibles and items associated with memories.

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Life Organization Help

Life Organization, Home Organization – Starts with a single step

Life is about flow, not perfection. Decluttering is an ongoing one, but is very do-able. Organizing is a single step, and the rest are just a series of small steps all sewn together to create the final product.

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Doritos Taco Salad Recipe

Doritos Taco Salad Recipe

Looking for a taco salad recipe with Doritos? A winner at summer picnics A quick and easy ground beef recipe! Doritos Taco Salad Recipe …

Brown ground beef (approx 1 lb). Cool. Mix with salad mix (salad in a bag – from the grocery store, or make your own), chopped tomatoes, grated cheddar cheese (approx 1 cup), 1/2 bag of crumbled doritos and cover with Kraft Catelina dressing.

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The Why of Food?

The Why of Food? By Sylvia Fox Bevan Growing up, my mom was a stay at home mom, and dad worked, we had 1 car, and 4 kids in the household. So, because of the “budget” and yes, there actually was one that was adhered to, if we wanted junk food, we had to make […]

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Life Recipes

Soft Morning Kisses {a nature abstract of life}

Soft Morning Kisses By Sylvia Fox Bevan What a beautiful thing it is to see the auburn sun come up and kiss the tender little greenhouse plants, as if to say “good morning my darlings” and they respond by reaching their delicate little leaves up in hopes of getting a hug from the one who […]

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change your world

What is it really worth?

What is it really worth? By Sylvia Bevan Have you ever looked around you house and said, how come it doesn’t look like a magazine? It’s probably because it’s too cluttered. Once we add up the knick knacks, doodads, extra pieces of crappy furniture that might be new-ish, but not well made, we might be […]

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