Maintenance & Repair · Tutorials

How To Clean Out Your A/C Condensate Drain Line

If you’ve been following our tutorials on cleaning out your A/C unit inside and out, you know that a little preventative maintenance can save you costly repairs down the road and extend the life of your A/C unit by allowing it to run more efficiently. One of our readers contacted me this week to share… Continue reading How To Clean Out Your A/C Condensate Drain Line

Crock Pot/ Slow Cooker

Crock Pot Italian Chicken- MONDAYS ARE A CROCK

This week’s MONDAYS ARE A CROCK feature is a recipe I have been meaning to share with you for some time now.  It is one of the easiest, most versatile Crock Pot recipes I have and takes less than 5 minutes to prep.   Just dump and go… You really can’t go wrong with it!  … Continue reading Crock Pot Italian Chicken- MONDAYS ARE A CROCK

Fun Stuff

Dr. Jane Goodall’s Legacy & Lessons of Hope

My kids and I had the amazing opportunity this week to see Dr. Jane Goodall speak at a local university.  Dr. Goodall has spent over 50 years of her life as a primatologist/ethologist in Gombe, Tanzania studying chimpanzees.  Since the early 1990s, she has traveled the world 300+ days a year lending her voice and… Continue reading Dr. Jane Goodall’s Legacy & Lessons of Hope

Crock Pot/ Slow Cooker

Crock Pot Beef Tips With Gravy- MONDAYS ARE A CROCK

Welcome back to MONDAYS ARE A CROCK.  Let me introduce you to this week’s feature and your new favorite recipe:  Slow Cooker Beef Tips With Gravy from Melissa from Serendipity And Spice.  You’re going to love how quick and easy it is to prepare and, as a Southern girl,  I just have to say… You… Continue reading Crock Pot Beef Tips With Gravy- MONDAYS ARE A CROCK

Maintenance & Repair · Tutorials

How To Spring Clean Your Outdoor A/C unit

Last week, we talked about cleaning and maintaining your heating and cooling system indoors.   This week, we are going to tackle “Spring Cleaning” your outdoor air conditioning unit.  (Same concept applies if you have an outdoor heat pump.)  Fifteen minutes once every year or so is all it takes to ensure that your unit is… Continue reading How To Spring Clean Your Outdoor A/C unit

Cleaning · Maintenance & Repair

How To Fight Back Against Household Allergens- And Win!

Spring is finally here, but with it comes seasonal allergies and the dreaded sinus headache.   If you’ve never had a sinus headache, it is intense pressure and pain usually concentrated over one or both of your eyes and the pressure can be so powerful that even your teeth hurt! Horrible! So, when I looked outside… Continue reading How To Fight Back Against Household Allergens- And Win!