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YIKES!!!!! What A Morning!!!!!
Saturday, February 21, 2015      14 comments

I hadn't been awake more than 10 minutes this morning when the phone rang. It was my mother. Her TV died last weekend and my husband and I bought a new one for her and Ken installed it yesterday. My mother is 90 years old and those of you wit... Read more
The Deaf Wife Problem
Friday, February 20, 2015      9 comments

Bert feared his wife Peg wasn't hearing as well as she used to and he thought she might need a hearing aid. Not quite sure how to approach her, he called the family Doctor to discuss the problem. The Doctor told him there is a simple i... Read more
Senior Road Trip
Thursday, February 19, 2015      13 comments

While on a road trip, an elderly couple, stopped at Pizza Hut for lunch. After finishing their meal, they left the restaurant, and resumed their trip to Phoenix. When leaving, the elderly woman unknowingly left her glasses on the table... Read more
Digesting Fiber
Wednesday, February 18, 2015      8 comments

Fiber does slow digestion; however, it fights colon cancer by hastening the elimination of waste products. Some of the fiber you consume dissolves into a gel that slows the absorption of nutrients from the stomach and small intestine. That hel... Read more
Mr. Fix-It
Tuesday, February 17, 2015      7 comments

Ladies......... If a man says he will fix it, He will.......... There is no need to remind him every 6 months about it. ... Read more
Our Senior Citizen Cheer
Monday, February 16, 2015      13 comments

WHAT DO WE WANT? BETTER MEMORY........... WHEN DO WE WANT IT? WANT WHAT??????????? emoticon... Read more
The Power Of Pulp
Sunday, February 15, 2015      9 comments

I prefer to use a juicer and drink my vegetables. But I've heard that I'm throwing out nutrients with the pulp. I think that it would be healthier to blend some veggies and tomato juice together, and drink the slush, pulp and all. When I do ... Read more
Laugh Of The Day
Saturday, February 14, 2015      11 comments

After a meeting several days ago, I couldn't find my keys. I quickly gave myself a personal "TSA Pat Down." They weren't in my pockets. Suddenly I realized I must have left them in the car. Frantically, I headed for the parking lot. ... Read more
Baked VS Sweet Potatoes
Friday, February 13, 2015      7 comments

Regular potatoes have a very high glycemic load. Are sweet potatoes a healthier alternative? Yes---but that doesn't mean you need to abandon regular potatoes. High-glycemic foods contain lots of easily digested carbohydrates that can rapi... Read more
Sodium In Chicken????????
Thursday, February 12, 2015      10 comments

My husband is on a low-salt diet, so I was alarmed to learn that many cuts of uncooked poultry contain added sodium. I learned that the best way to identify those cuts was to check the labels. They must declare anything that has been added to ... Read more
We Are Back In The Deep Freeze!!!
Wednesday, February 11, 2015      8 comments

It's Winter in Wisconsin And the gentle breezes blow Seventy miles an hour At twenty five below. Oh, how I love Wisconsin When the snow's up to your butt You take a breath of Winter And your nose gets frozen sh... Read more
To Peel Or Not To Peel
Tuesday, February 10, 2015      9 comments

Does eating fruit and vegetable skins provide nutritional benefits? Yes, but there may be hazards, too. Skins tend to be fairly high in insoluble fiber, which can lower the risk of some digestive disorders, and they're loaded with phytonut... Read more
The Best Way To Cook Vegetables To Retain The Most Nutrients
Monday, February 09, 2015      9 comments

In a few cases, heating actually increases the availability of certain nutrients, such as the antioxidants in carrots, spinach, and tomatoes. But in general, heat and water can strip produce of valuable substances such as Vitamin A, Vitamin C, ... Read more
Voted Popular Blog Post: View All Popular Posts Kale For Keeps
Sunday, February 08, 2015      43 comments

Kale is everywhere these days, from chips and juices to nail polish and skin lotion. Now everywhere includes your freezer. Earthbound Farm Organic Kale can sit there quietly until you're in the mood for a super-star green. Then it goes st... Read more
Making The Best Of Our Wintery Weather........
Saturday, February 07, 2015      11 comments

I bought a picture of a beautiful Winter scene several years ago and still love it. I didn't buy it just for the scene. It also had a wonderful verse, which I think is very appropriate for the challenging Winter Weather we are undergoing at th... Read more

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