Food scale for $10.95, save $16 off Walmart’s price

Counting your macros? Want to start but need a food scale? This is a great deal.

Do you need a food scale?  If your new eating plan requires measurements OR you want to use this for projects with the kids – this food scale deal is excellent. I ordered this...


Christie’s Easy Paleo Sweet Potato, Cauliflower, Zucchini & Sausage Hash with Muffuletta

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    What your finely chopped or grated veggies will look like in the skillet for the Paleo hash. Photo by Christie Dedman
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    Muffuletta olive salad mix is strong, so a little bit goes a long way. This brand was carried at Winn Dixie however, now we've only been able to find it on Amazon. Photo by Christie Dedman
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    Paleo Sweet Potato, Cauliflower, Zucchini & Sausage Hash by Christie Dedman

In my Paleo Acorn Squash Soup recipe I mentioned fellow clean eating & Paleo minded friends can be better sources for easy recipes rather than the labor and multi-ingredient recipes found online. Well, here’s another example...


3 things a LEGO event can teach parents of LEGO fans

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  • 3 things a LEGO event can teach parents of LEGO lovers

This afternoon my sister and I took our kids to the annual LEGO BrickFair event held at the Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex.  This festival for LEGO lovers is held in four states, Alabama, New...


Alabama Jaunts Jan. 16-19: Free park admission, LEGO BrickFair, 1/2 price Zoo & more

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    BrickFair Jan. 17 and Jan. 18 at the BJCC exhibition hall.
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    Get half price admission with canned food item donation at the Birmingham Zoo. Valid Jan. 19 only.
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    Callaway Gardens is offering free admission on non-holiday weekdays Jan. 16 through Feb. 27.
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    The Alabama Governor's Mansion. Monday you can attend the inauguration parade along Dexter Avenue in Montgomery. Events are from 9 a.m. to noon.
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    Eagle Awareness weekends continue at Lake Guntersville State park. I snapped this photo several years ago on the banks of Lake Guntersville. Admission and birding is free.

There are a number of cool things happening this weekend and through Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 19. Check out the ideas below:   Callaway Gardens – Free admission days on non-holiday weekdays...