Ann Richards

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I found this "Coffee Around the World" video and thought it was just so neat! Forget just cream and sugar - I had no idea there were so many different ways to make coffee! After watching this video I think even non-coffee drinkers will be asking for coffee!
Cake, ice cream and meringue combined … a perfect combination. It’s so good, there’s even a day set aside every year to celebrate it. Yesterday was Baked Alaska Day and I just had to share my Baked Alaska recipe I (definitely should not have) celebrated with :) I try to not eat...
There was a period in my life when I went skiing in Colorado twice a year. It was fun and the scenery was incredible. And now, often times after a big snow here, my mind flashes back to those days of sitting on top of a mountain after a full morning of skiing, enjoying a glass...
I have the world’s worst handwriting. Even I have a hard time reading it. However, I still prefer to jot things down on paper as opposed to typing them. I actually retain the information more readily after writing it. And, apparently that’s just one perk we receive when we write...
With Valentine's Day coming up, I just wanted to make sure you don't let anything get in the way of a romantic evening - even forgetting the wine opener! Here's a video to show you how!
Imagine getting the spiders and their webs out of your house using a submachine gun. Yeah, I was in the kitchen making chili Sunday when I heard six year old, Chase, yell, “I’m getting the spiders and webs down”. He was shooting them down with the foam darts from his toy...
I met a really nice man this week. No … not like that … He’s almost 90 and had just moved into a retirement community. Why was I there? Because my daughter was in charge of a group of people responsible for moving, Charlie, out of a three bedroom house with a full basement …...
Whether you’re busy weeding the garden or sitting on the deck, nothing disturbs the calm serenity faster than a mosquito buzzing around your head. You can always spray an insect repellent but I prefer something more natural. How about adding some mosquito-repelling plants to...
About eighty-three percent of folks in the U.S. drink coffee. That means that we have a lot of coffee grounds to contend/play with. The good news is that we can re-use the grounds for a number of other things. Pest Repellant … Having trouble with ants? Trace the little bugs back...