• My Top Tips for Slow Cooking

    Slow cookers are a wonderful way to have food “cook itself.” If you’re not used to using one, knowing some tips and tricks ahead of time can help reduce the learning curve. Even if you do use your slow cooker frequently, it’s nice to expand your recipe repertoire and learn something new about this stand-by of busy kitchens. Here are some tips and tricks for successful slow cookery.   1. Don’t Peek! When you’re using your slow cooker, leave the lid on unless the recipe directs you not to. If you take the lid off during cooking, it can take up to 25 minutes for the food to resume its…

  • What To Do Before Seeking Professional Money Help

    Going to a debt consolidation agency should be avoided if at all possible. Millions of people all around the world who were in debt manage to climb out of debt – without the help of such agencies. Here are some techniques you can and should try before resorting to debt consolidation.   Cut Up Your Credit Cards Before you embark on any journey to reduce your debt, you need to first stop adding to your debt. From this point on, commit to not spending any money you haven’t already made. Cut up all of your credit cards. If you really must keep one card just in case an emergency comes…

  • How To Look Good In The Morning Quickly

    Solid Beauty Advice On How To Look Good In The Morning Whether we like it or not, we live in a society that judges us based our outward appearance. Luckily, there are steps we all can take to look better. So, whether your goal is better hair, better skin, better makeup, or just an overall better appearance, this article is here to help! Fragrance Remember that fragrance rises. Scents rise. When applying perfume or scented body mist, put it lower on your body. Do not apply too much. Believe me, you don’t want to smell like you are wearing the whole bottle! Just apply a little around your ankles. The…

  • How Do You Know If Your Dog Is Getting the Right Nutrients?

    What your dog eats is important to his health. Just like a human life, a dog will go through stages of growth and periods of his lifespan when he’ll need different levels of nutrients.   Stages Of A Dog’s Life Your dog is going to go through the gamut of life stages. From puppy or senior dog, the nutritional needs are not the same at all stages in a dog’s life. If your dog is expecting puppies, there’s an additional need for nutrition just like a human mother would have.   You have to make sure that your dog is getting the right amount of calories that are suitable to his…

  • LEGO Friends Dolphin Cruiser Review

    When little girls started complaining that the line was primarily catering to boys, LEGO responded with a line more slanted for its female base – the LEGO Friends line.   One popular set, the LEGO Friends Dolphin Cruiser, is popular with both genders right now. What kid doesn’t want to own a LEGO cruise yacht?   The Cruiser The cruiser is pretty big for LEGO sets, measuring more than fourteen inches long, six inches high and seven inches wide. It has a captain’s deck, chaise lounges, and a waterslide.   It also comes with a bow deck and snack bar. All the typical rooms are included, too – such as the…

  • Dessert Recipes For The Slow Cooker!

    Did you know you can cook desserts in your slow cooker? You can even make desserts that are typically baked, like layered bars. Here are some tips and recipes for making dessert with your slow cooker.   Slow Cooker Pudding Rice and bread pudding are two great desserts to start with your slow cooker. Here are two basic recipes you can use as a springboard for your own creative additions. Bread Pudding: Place 8 slices of cubed bread into your greased slow cooker. Beat together: 4 eggs 2 cups milk 1/4 cup sugar 1/4 cup melted butter 1/2 cup raisins 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon. Pour over bread cubes and cook on…