It’s that time again. It’s Christmas time! Besides raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens, these are a few of our favorite things. We have spent months putting this together and today, we are highlighting some of our favorite must-have products, places to visit, things to do.
Looking for some mealtime inspiration this holiday season?
How do I share photos, let me count the ways: Blogging (a bit of an endeavor), Facebook (doesn’t offer enough privacy), and Flickr (a bit overwhelming for the occasional photo share). Is there a perfect way to share photos easily (and privately) with select groups.. and can I do it from my smartphone?
This is one of my favorite recipes. Before you say “eww”, hear me out! These pickles are delicious! Dipped in ranch dressing, you will think about them often.
This holiday season, Hard Rock Hotels and Casinos – with hotel locations from Bali and San Diego to Singapore and Macau – invites couples to indulge in romance with the “Naughty and Nice” package.
A visit to Riviera Palm Springs in Palm Springs, California offers magnificent hiking, unique jeep tours & 360 days of sunshine & starry nights. While visiting, choose from many area Palm Springs attractions and shopping malls. Play golf on several nearby championship golf courses, or, just simply relax.
Not exactly what we mean when we say “keep up with the neighborhood”…
I have written about vacuums and cleaning many times on this blog and for good reason. It’s something we find ourselves doing often. If you’re anything like me, I use the vacuum quite often and expect it to do the job of picking up food, trash, mini-toys… Oh wait…
Chicken, onions and herbs braised with wine make a warming meal for a cold evening. Serve the chicken over polenta or rice, or set out some crusty bread to absorb the flavorful juices. Sauteed greens make a colorful accompaniment.
Over time, dust, grime and gunk can wreck your tech, not to mention boost the “ewww” factor (let’s not even discuss that most phones tested in a recent study show trace levels of E. coli— gross). Needless to say, cleaning your tech well and often is just as important for your health as it is for the tech itself. Before you give your smartphone a flea dip, though, it’s important to know how to clean it the right way. Whether it’s your TV or your laptop, there’s plenty of things you can do to keep them free of dust and running smoothly.
The cake layers can be made up to two days ahead; wrap cooled cakes tightly in plastic and keep at room temperature. Frost the cake up to three hours before serving.