Dealing with Holiday Stress
Dec22

Dealing with Holiday Stress

We are now deep in the holiday season and enjoying all the stress that comes along with it. Between family, friends and school, heres’ how to manage: Be Realistic. If dreams of having the perfect holiday gathering or getting every present just right is keeping you up at night, it’s time to let go. Gently remind yourself that it’s ok if things aren’t going to plan.   Stick to a Budget. Let’s face it, you’re pretty broke and...

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National Peanut Butter Day
Jan24

National Peanut Butter Day

So, I’m probably the worst person to write an article for a day dedicated to Peanut butter. I can’t stand the stuff..or really any nutty products for that matter. But it seems everyone else adores this brown goo. So let’s celebrate one of the most enjoyed foods today with some random peanut butter trivia! Did you know? Here in the US there are food regulations that require “peanut butter” to be at least...

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National Root Beer Float Day
Aug06

National Root Beer Float Day

August 6th is National Root Beer Float Day. So obviously we’re celebrating by making this delicious treat. Here’s a quick How To so you can join in the fun as well. Ingredients: Root beer Vanilla Ice cream Glass or cup Step 1: Put desired amount of vanilla ice cream into your glass or cup. Step 2: Put desired amount of root beer into your glass or cup. Step 3: Add a straw or spoon and enjoy your yummy...

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Make The Best Guacamole for Cinco De Mayo
May05

Make The Best Guacamole for Cinco De Mayo

Cinco De Mayo is a celebration held on May 5th observed by Mexicans.  The day is dedicated to celebrating their victory against the French in 1862.  It is similar to our version of our Independence Day or Fourth of July celebrations. According to the California Avocado Commission, Americans consume up to 81 million pounds of avocados on Cinco de Mayo every year. Holy guacamole! For that reason alone, I’m going to share with you...

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Happy April Fools’ Day
Apr01

Happy April Fools’ Day

It’s April Fool’s day!! Nobody can be trusted, not even the news. So, how did this holiday start? Well, according to popular belief , it all started when the calendars changed the first day of the year from April first to January 1st around the 16th century. It became custom to mock or play pranks on those stubborn to the change. However, it doesn’t explain how it became such a widespread holiday, from India to Poland. Here’s some...

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