Monthly Archive: June 2014

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Health Benefits of Bananas

Today I’m going to talk about the health benefits of bananas–yes, bananas! There are those who demonize this lowly fruit; stating it is loaded with too many carbs. Yes, there are carbs in the...

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The Rub on Scrubs

Today I want to talk about something fun, easy and inexpensive to make—scrubs!  Here are some basic rules for exfoliating your skin.  First: Don’t listen to the advertisements telling you to exfoliate every day—they...

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Music and Alzheimer’s Disease

Hi everyone–I’m deviating a bit from my usual Monday blog on a children’s music book. I wanted to talk about this very important subject–hope you find this helpful! How many of you read the...

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Sugar: Friend or Foe?

I feel like a hypocrite writing about the dangers of sugar because at this very moment, I’m heating up my oven preparing to bake some of my favorite chocolate chip cookies. So, while I’m...

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Book: Swine Lake

Today I want to introduce you to a really funny book, Swine Lake by James Marshall and Maurice Sendak—the masters of “funny children’s literature.”  And yes, it is a humorous take on the famous ballet,...