April 20, 2015
by Mimi Holtz

Keeping It Clean

Every year these gorgeous little flowers bloom in the same spot.  All it takes is a little rain and they keep blooming until the weather gets hot and dry.  This year they started in January and lasted well into March. … Continue reading

December 10, 2014
by Mimi Holtz

Grow Your Own Herbs: Win an AeroGarden 3SL!

With the drought here in California,  I haven’t been trying to care for a garden outside.  This time of year is hot and dry.  Tender little herbs just don’t need to be stressed by the sun and arid soil that … Continue reading

turkey soup with avocado

October 4, 2014
by Mimi Holtz

Turkey Vegetable Soup for Cutco Fall Harvest

There is something therapeutic about chopping vegetables up for soup.  Peeling potatoes with a really good peeler that is comfortable in the hand is one of life’s little pleasures.   Cutting up carrots, celery, and onions reminds me of home … Continue reading

May 11, 2012
by Mimi Holtz
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The Avocado Sisters Have An Adventure with Mangoes: Chocolate Avocado Cupcakes with Fresh Mango Filling

Yesterday I was expecting a delivery!  Everyone who attended Camp Blogaway was notified to expect a box filled with mangoes from the National Mango Board.  After learning about mangoes at camp, and bringing a few home to taste,  I was … Continue reading

April 13, 2012
by Mimi Holtz

Using a Camera as Workout Equipment: Discovering a Way to Find Joy in Exercising

I know I am not alone when it comes to the lack of exercise.    Once we have a job and children to raise, our time and energy are limited.   We are constantly bombarded with messages about the need … Continue reading

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