Gary Mathews

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Parenting Never Have I Ever

Who knows the drinking game Never Have I Ever? Each person states something they have never ever done, and anyone playing who <i>has</i> done that takes a …

How (Not) to Make an Easter Nest With Toddlers

Following on from my Christmas tutorial on how (not) to make Christmas cards with toddlers, I present these detailed instructions for making a …

Dessert

A Public Service Guide to Household Appliance Espionage

Now, I know many of you are deeply concerned by the revelation* that our microwaves are spying on us. The machines are rising up. Big Blender is …

Hacking

Toddler Proverbs Part Two

Toddlers, as we all know, are very wise. As such, I present further well-known toddler proverbs.<p>1. Fortune favours the bold enough to throw a tantrum …

Parenting

Can't win for losing

One of the things I find so interesting about social media is the close up and personal view they provide of human behavior…in its rawest form.<p>It’s …

How to be a good human

If you’re lucky, your parents instilled lessons about how to be a good human. And if you’re super-lucky, the lessons stuck. But in case they didn’t, …

Networking

Simply show up

Do you ever wonder how many people think about making the most of their life? Of living fully and completely, in every sense of the word? Some seem …

Cannabis: Rx for dogs

If you visit here regularly, you know I’m a believer in the science that shows cannabis is good medicine. It seems odd to refer to science as having …

Playing The Guilt Game

Pretty much right from their first breath, children are experimenting with different ways to get us to do what they want. Different timbres and pitch …

Parenting

Brackets, Dan Dakich, Yale, Indian Cuisine..this ought to be interesting! ⋆

<i>The soon to be centerpiece of my next landscaping project. Just don’t tell Miss Madison!</i><p>Is your bracket busted? In line to win a trip to Hawaii via …

University of Kentucky

North Korean propaganda video threatens destruction of US aircraft carriers

KIM Jong-un has released a propaganda video showing a US aircraft carrier being blown up and a bomber shot down in flames.<p>Snaps from the secretive …

North Korea

Sharing all of my crazy stories of being mom. I bet I can make you laugh...

As you probably already know the Easter Bunny is on his way. In just about 3 1/2 weeks he will be hopping all over town bringing his candy, gifts, …

Sharing all of my crazy stories of being mom. I bet I can make you laugh...

It’s that time of year again that everyone is Irish, at least for a day. Americans celebrate this “holiday” so much, that the people living in <b>Ireland</b> …

Spotlight On Rivage

<b>My skin is very dry and prone to eczema therefore I am quite fussy and alert when it comes to skincare. Certain perfumes irritate and some skin</b> …

5 Spring Discoveries

<b>Following on from my December 2016 post “6 Discoveries I Made in 2016” (read it HERE) – here are 5 new discoveries I’ve made since the start of 2017.</b> …

Italian Food

An Interview With FoPo

<b>In my last post I was talking about some new discoveries, including cauliflower pizza and Tony Lozzi’s cauliflower bread recipe – using cauliflower</b> …

Food

6 Simple Tips You Need to Increase Your Blog Traffic

Do you know the two most commonly asked questions by bloggers?<p>Can you guess?<p>Here they are: <i>How do you make money blogging?</i> and <i>How do you increase your</i> …

Digital Marketing

Colours and their meanings - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

What is your favourite colour? Do you have one?<p>My darling grandson Ethan who is almost 3 years old started singing the rainbow song to me last week. …

Flowers

Getting back on track with your fitness goals - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

My week has been pretty mixed in all areas, so not feeling on top of the world. I’m not going to beat myself up though. We all have our up and down …

Self-improvement

Self Awareness: 10 simple ways to be kinder to yourself - starting today - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

Then do yourself a favour and take five minutes to read these quotes which will hopefully inspire you to start treating yourself with more respect …

Friday Favourites - Irish Blessing for St Patrick's Day - Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

I have some Irish blood in me from way back and although I’ve never visited Ireland I have always loved all things Irish. When I was younger, I …

St. Patrick's Day

Mpower Me e-Magazine February 2017

With the upcoming publication of my new book, Secure Your promising, purposeful and prosperous Future on the 3rd of March, I have not had much time …

Microphones

Margaretha Montagu's Workshops

Equine-guided Growth Workshops based on Mindfulness Meditation<p>Imagine spending a week in the presence of these magnificent creatures while learning …

Stop, Collaborate And Listen: 3 Ways To Live A Well Balanced Life

March 16, 2017<p>How To Live A Well-Balanced Life<p>Human beings have spent centuries trying to find the meaning of life. This includes trying to work out …

The Wisconsin Waterfront Wedding ⋆

Two hundred pounds of Hooter’s hot wings…check<p>Six kegs of various domestic brews……check<p>The finest bourbon ever distilled from the hills and hollers …

#InspiringWomen to watch on #InternationalWomensDay

Today is International Women’s Day. Not only is it the day we celebrate the achievements of women, past and present, it is also the day I am …

Affiliate Marketing - How to Make $1,000+ Every Month

Every month, I make money with affiliate marketing and since quitting my 9-5 to be a work-at-home mom, it’s become an even more important part of my …

Dr. Seuss Party Ideas on a Budget

Dr. Seuss may seem like a cliche party idea, but when Target has a bunch of Dr. Seuss goodies in their dollar bin, what’s a thrifty guardian to do?! …

Ways to Motivate Yourself to Save Money

Let’s face it – you want to save month every month but you don’t. Just like starting that diet or cleaning out that junk drawer, you put it off and …

Personal Finance

A Party in the U.S.A.! ⋆

Skipah’s PSA for the day, click on this link and please contribute five bucks, if enough of you contribute Mr. Anti-Walmart has promised to volunteer …

Holidays