Irish Honeymoon – Dublin, Ballynahinch Castle, and Blarney Woolen Mills…

Day 5:  Today, we decided to revisit Dublin, as we wanted to see what the city had to offer in terms of shopping, and of…

How to Wear Sunscreen Properly…

Did you know that wearing sunscreen is almost an art?  There are so many rules and so much information out there on how to apply…

Making a Stink… About Poo-Pourri…

Dear readers, Your MIA blogger is back in action, and what better way to get back into the swing of things than to talk about…

Sugar House in Quebec…

As a little girl, I read of Laura Ingalls’ trip to Grandpa’s for a sugaring off, where they collected the sap and turned it into…

Survive THAT Week, Naturally…

Well ladies, It is a fact of life.  There are certain days in the month when a girl just sees red, feels weepy, and wants…

A Table, A Pie, and a Homecoming…

Really quick post today! A is coming home and I’m super excited.  It is about time.  I made an Old English Apple Pie (see Darren McGrady’s…

Happy Hallowe’en, 2014!!

Growing up, we kids didn’t really celebrate Hallowe’en, or do anything special on that day.  Our parents didn’t approve of the pagan background of the…