Monday Confessional – ‘You Might As Well Live” (Dorothy Parker)
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Monday Confessional – ‘You Might As Well Live” (Dorothy Parker)

First of all, I am confessing to not even picking up the afghan I am supposed to be finishing for my daughter this month!!! Hello it’s October 22 already, I need to get with the program – geez! On the other hand, I did manage to make a dent in the torn out magazine articles/recipes…

13 Things to Do With That Sugar You’re Not Eating
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13 Things to Do With That Sugar You’re Not Eating

Decreasing sugar in our diets is more than a fad. Study after study has shown negative effects from processed sugar including contributing to or exacerbating heart disease, memory problems, weight issues and affecting how we feel on a daily basis. New friend and community member, Pauline King (a/k/a The Contented Crafter), stated: “I quit sugar…

Diet Sabotage
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Diet Sabotage

Many of us were raised with the parental phrases “Clean Your Plate!” and “Don’t waste food – there are children starving in China.” My earliest thought of helping “those less fortunate” may have been my selfless desire to send my broccoli to some of those starving children. From a health perspective, I realize that ‘cleaning…