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Protect Your Children with Your Parenting Style

In a world where bullying, kidnapping and pedophilia have become well known terms, it is vital to teach our children how to interact with their surroundings and environment in a safe way. No one can monitor their child 24/7. Even if that’s what we would like to do, it just …

Recipes for the Grill

It’s that time of year! We’ve dusted off the grill and have been cooking out whenever we can so as not to heat up the house. First is a sauce great for ribs or chicken especially if you have an abundance of fresh strawberries. Strawberry Barbecue Sauce We were lucky …

Tips For Yard Signs And Garage Sale Success

  Is it July already? Summer is in full swing and that means more barbecues, celebrations, vacations, and garage sales. Summer has its staple events, but garage sales are beginning to sprout up quickly as spring cleaning turns into a profitable venture for hopeful homeowners looking to sell their unwanted …

Weighing In at Office Ramblings

We’ve had a lot of people coming through my office the last couple of weeks. What with summer internships starting and meetings of all sorts bringing people in and out of the office, it’s been feeling like Grand Central lately. Normally, our office is quiet and deserted like this…  

How to Eat a Flat of Strawberries in Two Days

Tomatoes, corn and strawberries,  are best consumed on the same day that they are picked. The longer they sit, the more they lose flavor. Put them in the refrigerator, then you might as well kiss all their natural sweetness goodbye. So when a good friend dropped off a flat of …

Amoores Blog Updates

Here’s a couple of new posts on the Amoores blogs: New recipe on the food blog: Meatloaf and Mashed Potatoes Soup with Mushrooms This is another use-up-the-leftovers innovation otherwise known as everything-but-the-kitchen-sink soup in our house. A few weeks ago, I made meatloaf. I love meatloaf! Especially when it is paired …