Sugar and Spice and All Things Nice


I am talking spices.

Humans have been using spices to jazz up their foods for eons. The first estimated date of spice use is 1700 BCE. The spice: cloves. The place: Syria.

Ramesses II of Egypt had two peppercorns stuck in his nostrils when he was mummified.

The Black […]

Shop Smart

ss 13 Ways to Save Money Grocery Shopping

Is possible to sidestep the marketing and psychological tricks that grocery stores use to get you to spend more money?


The first way to shop smart is just to know and be aware of the ticks stores play. That is half the battle right there. […]

Money and Time Saving Tips


No recipe today. Just sharing some information I hope you will find useful as well as save you some time and money.

First up, from John Tesh’s blog: Cut hundreds off of your grocery bill every month by taking just these five items off your shopping list:

1. Bottled water is extremely […]