Week 8: Whole House Organization: Meal Planning

We are so close to being out of the kitchen that I can almost taste it. Which is good this week, as we are back to talking about food with our week 8: whole house organization: meal planning. I am really in love with this week for several reasons, but perhaps the most key piece about it is the actual organization aspect. As I’ve talked about in recent weeks, our food situation is pretty tight in that we don’t have a lot of room for food storage. Planning … Read more…


Week 5: Whole House Organization: Recipes

Here we are for week 5 of our whole house organization and it is all about recipes. If you know me (even a little), you might know that I don’t spend a lot of time in the kitchen. I have a love/hate relationship with food and can cook. I just don’t like to. Baking is a whole other story; but that gets me into trouble, too. So, as far as recipes go, I don’t have some great collection of them and I don’t use them that often. But … Read more…


3 Cookie Recipes Sure to Please – No Guilt Sharing Here!

As we bring our week of stumbling around at StumbleUpon to a close, it wouldn’t be complete without a few cookies. After all, the big guy is coming and you want to make sure you have a plate ready for him. Right? Yes, well these 3 cookie recipes sure to please, are not just for Santa this holiday season. But they do make a lovely addition to any festive celebration you attend. AND, I’ve mixed it up for you, too. Variety is the spice of life, don’t ya … Read more…


8 Food, Fun, Gifting Ideas – A Quick ‘n’ Easy Last Minute Holiday Guide

With only 10 days left before Christmas, you may be in a panic. No worries, you are in good company (that’d be me) and so I went stumbling along to find some unique gifts and other fun stuff to help ease my mind. I got so caught up in all the holiday madness that I had to share some of it with you. Now, these 8 food, fun, gifting ideas in no way make up all the stumbling upon I’ve done most recently; but they are quite delightful … Read more…


All About Tina’s Kitchen

All About Tina’s Kitchen

By now you’ve probably seen the weekly postings here at Informed Sharing from Tina’s Kitchen. Each week we share with you (informatively) two recipes from Tina that are sure to tempt the taste buds and please the palette; especially if you happen to be looking for a gluten-free treat. Oh. You haven’t been over to Tina’s Kitchen yet? Well, goodness. Go see what’s cooking. I’ll wait. Plenty to do here, no worries. But when you are done having a peek, hop back over, because I want to give … Read more…


Are MEGA M&M’s the Next BIG Thing?

Are MEGA M&M’s the Next BIG Thing?

Recently, I happened upon a new thing in the candy aisle of our local Rite Aid. MEGA M&M’s. I was looking for a bag of regular M&M’s to go with the box of popcorn, as it was movie night at our house. You can’t have the popcorn without the M&M’s. Well? I suppose you can. But we try to avoid that if possible. So, I’m in the candy aisle and of course there are a plethora (too many?) of candies to choose from – including many different types … Read more…