Barbara Radisavljevic

700 Flips | 27 Magazines | 11 Likes | 34 Following | 77 Followers | @BarbWriter | I live on the beautiful Central Coast of California in the middle of Paso Robles Wine Country. I love nature, gardening, and cats.  I blog about books, gardening, Aging, Writing, and California

The Best Recipe for Fresh Green Beans

Over the weekend I picked the last of my green beans. It was sad, but they did bear well this year. I have put quite a few bags in the freezer for us …

Food

Summer Plum and Berry Fruit Salad

<b>Summer Plum and Berry Fruit Salad</b><p>2 red plums, pitted and sliced<p>1 cup blackberries<p>1 cup blueberries<p>1 cup of strawberries, quartered<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>1 …

Growing Sweet Potatoes in a Sink

I'm a big fan of container gardening. Containers help to extend your garden space, or you can magically make a garden where you don't even have dirt …

Gardening

Slow Cooker Zucchini Pasta with Chicken Recipe | Becky's Best Bites

Slow Cooker Zucchini Pasta with Chicken is an easy and healthy pasta recipe that has an ultra creamy sauce without any butter or cream! The secret is …

Creative Uses for Lemon Balm When it Takes Over Your Garden!

Several years ago I decided I wanted to grow lemon balm. Great idea, right? Well, now I am constantly looking for new uses for lemon balm because the …

Recipes

24 Ways To Add Some Visual Punch to Your Blog Content

You probably already know how important it is to regularly add new content to your blog. But, are you also aware of how important it is to use …

Bees Love Lamb's Ears

Lamb's Ears Are A'buzzin'<p>It seems just yesterday my Lamb's Ears were only inches high. Then the flower spikes began to grow. Now the small flowers …

Niagara Falls - Queen Tour from Toronto

I’m not sure if I mentioned this much on my blog, but in one month time my husband and I are planning to move to Canada. (Eep! Just one month to go!) …

Pomegranate - Gardening Solutions - University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences

Pomegranates<p>Pomegranates get a lot of attention as a “super-fruit,” lauded for their health benefits. Truthfully, pomegranates can do some …

How to Use Color on the Walls or Ceiling in an Open Concept Room

<b>Notice the Kitchen Ceiling is in the Same Color Family as the Walls Outside of the Kitchen Area</b><p><b>They've Provided Continuity by Bringing the Main Room</b> …

Tips for Better Hummus at Home

Smooth and creamy hummus.<p>I like hummus. I like hummus a lot. A lifetime ago, a friend who was vegan introduced me to hummus. But I could never make …

Spice Cake & Other Frosting-Free Cake Recipes

Spice Cake & Other Frosting-Free Cake Recipes<p>Updated on May 15, 2018<p>Moist Cakes Rule!<p>My family is not fond of frosting, like I am, so moist cakes …

Review of Daniel Boone Home Site in Defiance Missouri

Daniel Boone Home<p>On a recent April morning a group from our photography club visited Boonesfield Village on the grounds of the Daniel Boone Home in …

The 20 Best Books For Bloggers In 2017

Are you a blogger or someone thinking about starting a blog? Do you need inspiration, motivation, and information to follow your dreams?<p>Are you …

Writing

The Ultimate Homemade Granola | The Alexandria Papers

For the past 13 months, my migraine attacks have been so frequent and so long-lasting, that I am beginning to fear they have become chronic. When …

How to Be a Vlogger

How do I get a job on being a vlogger? Who gives me the money?<p>wikiHow Contributor<p>YouTube pays you. They put money in your account each month if you …

Slow Cooker Cheesesteak Sandwiches (Instant Pot too)

I LOVE me some Philly Cheesesteak! And while I admit that I haven't been to either Pat's or Gino's in Philladeplpia, this slow cooker Cheese Steak …

Strawberry-Walnut Chicken Salad

Fresh, juicy strawberries and crunchy toasted walnuts come together in this lightened up & creamy <b>Strawberry-Walnut Chicken Salad</b>...<p>I will admit it- …

How Seniors Can Benefit from Adopting an Exercise Regimen

Nutrition & Exercise<p>33 Comments<p>Follow Comments<p>Article<p>https://www.agingcare.com/articles/exercise-benefits-for-the-elderly-95383.htm<p>Physical activity …

Home Remedies For Abscess - Healthy Lifestyle

An abscess is a local accumulation of pus. It can occur almost anywhere on or in the body, but it most frequently occurs on the skin and on the gums …

The Dirt Tooth Powder: A Review for Those Tired of Toothpaste

What on Earth Is The Dirt?<p>I first saw The Dirt advertised on a website I was visiting and I was intrigued. I discovered it was a more natural way to …

Potatoes on the Grill - A Vegetarian Delight!

Potatoes on the Grill - A Vegetarian Delight!<p>Updated on May 2, 2018<p>Potatoes on the Grill are Awesome !<p>I have enjoyed potatoes on the grill for many …

5 Foods to Eat Before Bed to Get a Good Night's Sleep

Can't fall asleep? Consider adding these foods to your diet.<p>Earlier this week we learned that sleep deprivation could be shaving years off our lives. …

These Are the 9 Pages You Need to Earn Money Online

82 Shares<p>Do you want to earn money online without paying for ads?<p>There are many legitimate ways to earn money online without investing in …

No-Mato Sauce (Tomato-Free Pasta Sauce) for Secret Recipe Club

Heat olive oil in a large skillet. Sauté onion and thyme for about 7-10 minutes, until onion starts to brown slightly, stirring often. Add garlic and …

Breakthrough: Researchers fix Alzheimer's gene

Groundbreaking research shows, for the first time, how the most well-known genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's disease causes signs in human brain …

Achillea millefolium 'Pink Grapefruit' (Yarrow)

Add to Collection<p>Add to Any Collection<p>Requirements<p>Hardiness<p>3 – 9 What's My Zone?<p>Heat Zones<p>1 – 9<p>Climate Zones<p>1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, …

10 health blogs you should read- a pair of docs and more

The final 2 blogs in this series feature posts from many writers, including non-healthcare professionals.<p>For the introduction and first 8 blogs, in …

Crunchy Granola Bars {Copycat, Better than Nature Valley}

Crispy, sweet and oaty, these classic granola bars beat Nature Valley’s version in our family taste test. They make a great soccer game snack, or …

Chicken, kale & sprout stir-fry

Brussels sprouts aren't just for Christmas- add them to a healthy noodle pot for extra nutrition and crunch<p>Ingredients<p>100g soba noodle<br>• 100g shredded …