Lisa Mielke

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In the kitchen with Kelley: Perfect Hard-Boiled Eggs

What seems like a lifetime ago, I went to a courthouse in the Deep South, got a marriage license and was handed a packet of goodies that included an …

Nobody panic

So my family packed me off to a mental hospital under threat of being kicked out of the house. Then they kicked me out anyway. I have spent the last …

The Ultimate List of 100 Non-Toy Gift Ideas

If this is how you feel when you survey the growing collection of toys in your home, then you may find today's post helpful!<p>This morning I'll be …

3 Money Hacks Every 40-Year-Old Should Know

Your employer match is not only free money; <b>it’s a 100% guaranteed return on your retirement investment</b>. For the average income, it equals $2,650 a …

Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken and Broccoli Over Rice

Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken and Broccoli Over Rice<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>5 hours<p>Total time<p>5 hours 10 mins<p>Delicious and creamy chicken and broccoli …

Yoga Sequence For an Aching Runner's Back

If you run, it's not unusual to experience back pain at some point. This pain can be caused by tense upper back muscles and shoulders, weak abs, tight hamstrings and hips, or a combination. You'll be amazed at how a regular stretching routine can help! Sleep better and tie your shoes with ease by …

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5 Reasons We Don't Have to Fear

Fear. One the enemy's most popular weapons used against us.<p>So much crazy going on around us today. Wars, ISIS, Ebola, conflicts, persecution, …

Water & Stain Repellent

Rating:<p>86% of 100<p>Our Bearpaw® 8oz Water and Stain Repellent Spray will protect your sheepskin and suede footwear from rain, snow, dirt and …

10 Sports Supplements That Actually Work

<i>Photo by Getty Images</i><p>Walk the aisles of any nutrition or health food store, and you’re bound to be overwhelmed in less time than it takes to chug a …

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Homemade Frappuccino!

Guess what? I have something to tell you! It’s very important. Are you ready? Here goes.<p>Today is National Coffee Day!<p>No really. It is. And while …

How to Budget Using Simple, Zero-Based Budgeting

Step 1: Write Down Your Total Income<p>This is your total take-home (after tax) pay for both you and, if you’re married, your spouse. Don’t forget to …

31 DIY Ways To Make Your Backyard Awesome This Summer

While you're impatiently waiting for summer to just GET HERE already, start planning your outdoor space.

32 Cheap And Easy Backyard Ideas That Are Borderline Genius

Can't afford that dream deck or in-ground pool you're dying for? There are still ways to get a beautiful backyard that's perfect for entertaining.

Cheesy Ham Chowder Recipe

5 152 167<p>Cheesy Ham Chowder Recipe photo by Taste of Home<p>5 152 167<p>This recipe is one of my family's favorites. The chowder is chock-full of potatoes, …

Three Ways to Organize Photographs

This week’s organizing challenge is PICTURES and I’m going to challenge you to do just one thing to put a little order in your photo storage – …

Prevent Colds With This Quick and Easy Immunity-Boosting Tonic

Notes<p>Manuka honey is made from bees that pollinate the New Zealand Manuka plant. It's said to have higher antibacterial effects than other types of …

8 Email Mistakes You Don’t Know You’re Making

From unsubscribing to spam mail to having a wonky signature, we have your fixes<p>From Twitter to texting to TV, an overwhelming amount of information …

Beefy Enchilada Nachos

I am so excited to be a part of the Frito-Lay’s NFL nacho throwdown. When they contacted me to be apart it was a no brainer for me. I am obsessed …

13 Things You Should Always Bring With You To A Marathon

After years of racing marathons, here is my go-to list of what to pack to bring to a marathon. In my humble opinion, one can never be too</b> …

The Dog Breeds That Live The Longest

One of life’s greatest tragedies is that our sweet, loyal, and furry pet companions don’t live as long as we do.<p>Our friends at FindTheBest put …

The infamous chicken rice-a-roni soup (it's a Goosie Girl treat!) recipe - Goosie Girl

I made the most AWESOME chicken rice soup in my crock pot today. It was SOOO easy and it’s SOOOO yummy!<p>Here is the recipe:<br>4 cans chicken broth …

Amanda Brooks: Lessons In Injury Prevention

As with most lessons that are learned the hard way, this one stung and completely changed my approach to running.<p>A few years after completing my …