TIPS: Goal Planning

Tip Days are Tuesdays and Thursdays. This month of tips will be devoted to Procrastination. *** Here are tips on how to figure out HOW to accomplish your goal. TIP #7 - BREAK IT DOWN: Break up your task into small manageable parts.  Too often we avoid tasks because they seem too daunting, too big to [...] Go to Post




TIPS: Getting Started On Your Goal

Tip Days will be Tuesdays and Thursdays. This month of tips is devoted to Procrastination. *** Here are a few ways to save while planning fun activities: TIP #5- START SMALL: Don’t bite off more than you can chew! TIP #6- JUST DO IT: Once you sit down and decide to attack a goal, and [...] Go to Post




Weekend Round-Up for 6/24-6/30

I can’t believe it, four weeks in the bag!  I was a bit overly ambitious with last week’s Weekly Challenge.  I had been planning to go through all the clutter in the rooms in my apartment to decide what to keep and what to either throw out or donate.  All I made it through was [...] Go to Post




The Betta Feta Pizza (aka Rustic Pizza)

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Ah! Rustic. Rural. Bucolic. Images of the country. So relaxing. Right? Wrong! Just the thought of wolfing down this divine delight gets [...] Go to Post




Final Savings Tips!

Tip Days will be Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our first month of tips will be devoted to Savings. *** Here are the last few Savings Tips for the month of June: TIP #21 - STAY CLEAN: Unusual saving tip: Keep your hands clean. Most germs and illnesses are transmitted by hands. Avoid missing work, paying for [...] Go to Post




Presto Pesto Pasta (aka Creamy Pesto Rotini)

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Rotini is corkscrew shaped pasta. Often nicknamed scroodle or scroodle noodles, its unique shape makes it ideal to hold the pesto sauce. [...] Go to Post




TIPS: Practical Ways to Save

Tip Days will be Tuesdays and Thursdays. Our first month of tips will be devoted to Savings. *** Here are a few practical ways to save: TIP #18 - JUST DO IT…YOURSELF!: Whether you are invited to a friend’s house or it’s a friend’s birthday, get creative and make the gift, the card, or the food [...] Go to Post




The Winning To Do List Design is…

Last week, in conjunction with the List It and Stick To It Weekly Challenge, we held a poll to see which fun, free To Do List design was your favorite.  We present the winning design to you, in full color: The winner is the “Stick To It” To Do List!  To download the image, click [...] Go to Post




Weekly Challenge #4: Sell Items or Donate

A new weekly challenge will be revealed on Mondays. This month’s challenges will be devoted to Savings. *** It’s that time of year, when the birds are chirping,  the temperature is rising, and we all should start cleaning. It’s time to go through all the old stuff you have lying around.  Better to start now than [...] Go to Post




Weekend Round-Up for 6/17-6/23

Three weeks down, how many more to go? Who knows? As long as we can keep bringing you easy, delicious recipes, useful, simple tips, and the comics that go with them, maybe we can go on forever. Or at least a long time. Have you tried any of the six recipes that we’ve posted so [...] Go to Post