Month: February 2017

National Macadamia Nut Month

Are you a big fan of macadamia nut cookies? If so, this the perfect month to indulge. February is National Macadamia Nut Month! While rather fatty, these nuts are full of fiber and magnesium. They also have iron, calcium, and protein. Macadamia nuts are heart-healthy nuts that also help boost brain and bone health. Want…
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Vinegar Can Do Just About Anything

Your pantry is full multi-purpose items that can transform your home, in and outside the kitchen. And one such mindful household staple is vinegar. Want to learn more about using vinegar to clean? Check out these 10 vinegar cleaning solution examples. Vinegar, a fermented liquid, can be made from a sugary liquid that is exposed…
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Presidents on Your Money

While Presidents’ Day began as a way for Americans to honor the first President of the United States, George Washington, this holiday has morphed into a celebration of all of our nation’s presidential leaders. Past presidents are honored with memorials, museums, and libraries, but one of the biggest tributes is the one that is often…
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Our Hero, Shirley Chisholm

February is a time to celebrate African American History. In honor of Black History Month, we are featuring a great African American woman who changed the U.S. politics: Shirley Chisholm. With hard work, determination, and courage one person can make a difference. And there is no better proof of this than the awe-inspiring life of…
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Dazzling, Eco-Friendly Engagement Rings

February is probably the most romantic month of the year, a time when many lovers around the world propose to their significant others. In fact, some sources estimate that 10 percent of all proposals are made on Valentine’s Day. If you’re picking a ring, do your loved one and the world a favor and consider…
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Valentine’s Bread With Cream Cheese

Want to bring a little love to your Valentine’s lunch break? Skip the sugary sweets and make them delicious, beautiful homemade beet bread instead. This Valentine red bread is made with beet puree and has an herb cream cheese swirl. It’s a feast for the eyes and it can be served for lunch in numerous…
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Break Bad Driving Habits

We all know that driving after drinking is dangerous, but bad driving habits can be just as risky. These habits not only lead to tickets, fines, and higher insurance rates, they can also cause injuries and cost lives. Listed below are six examples of bad driving habits. Calling/Texting Using your cellphone to talk or text…
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