Monday, March 2, 2015

3 Cheeses Cannelloni

Cannelloni is a large tube of pasta that is meant to be filled.

Most times we (Italians) stuff it with cooked ground beef and layer it with both marinara sauce and besciamella sauce.
This time I tried something different.
This has a caprese flavor to it.

This is such a great tasting meal, and so simple to make.
I used 

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Naturally Cleaning Upholstered Used Furniture

I am really into using natural cleaners at all times.
One of the main reason is that I have a chronic condition that gets worst with strong chemical smells. 
Also, natural cleaners are better for our environment, as whatever we wash down the drain goes back into the water we drink. 
On a different note, I am into buying secondhand items whenever possible (aka 99% of the times).
It's cheaper and it keeps stuff out of the landfills.
That said, most things are either washable or "wipeable".
Others items, such as used upholstered furniture, need a more creative approach.

Today I am sharing how to clean used upholstered furniture.

Let me start by saying that 

Monday, February 16, 2015

Emergency Room Heater

Do you ever wonder what would you do during an ice storm, snow storm or simply an emergency situation when you lose power during the Winter months?

First of all, have a plan.

Pick the smallest room in your house, with the least windows.
For our family, the smallest room is our sons room. 
A 10x10 room with only 1 window, facing south.
This room is also the only room in the house that has only one outside wall.