How Jealous Are You Quiz

Jealousy, otherwise known as “The Green Monster” is something that can be managed in small doses, but when it consumes one or both parties in a relationship, we are often met with disaster.  As someone who was incredibly jealous as a youngster, I can safely say that it has ruined a relationship or two of…

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Achieve Your Goals By Doing This

Many people have goals, and while they are great to have it can be very difficult to achieve them. Look at New Year’s Resolutions as an example!  Have you ever set some New Year’s Resolutions and after, I don’t know, three months not only have you not achieved them, but you no longer focused on…

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Are You A Jealous Spouse

Jealousy is what Shakespeare called “The Green Monster,” and while it can make a partner feel flattered when their lover admits to being a little jealous, it can also destroy relationships if not kept in check….like it did for me so many years ago in Springfield, Missouri. *…..flashback…..* It was the early 2000’s and it…

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Classic Dirty Martini

Personally, I am a fan of the Dirty Martini, possibly because I have a thing for green olives.  While the original recipe is typically made with gin instead of vodka, what makes a martini “dirty” is the olive brine which gives it a delightful salty flavor…unless you don’t like olives, olive brine or that salty…

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Mimosas – As If You Need the Recipe

Nothing screams “class” like champagne, and nothing cries “health” like orange juice…so what do you get when you mix a little healthiness with a pinch of class?  A mimosa of course! Mimosas, made with equal parts orange juice and champagne, are a delicious alcoholic beverage that is acceptable to have at breakfast or brunch.  Unless…

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Classic Appletini

The appletini – delighting sorority girls and city dwellers alike! The appletini was a spin-off of the classic martini, created in the 1990’s, and not only did it rise to fame in a short period of time, but it became a quick favorite of notable celebrities. In fact, some sources say that this drink turns…

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Are You A Stressed Out Mom?

Stress is a normal part of life that calls people to rise to their best, but what happens when anxiety builds and stress begins running you?  Are you a stressed out mom? Between juggling a career, marriage, personal life and health, we can sometimes start feeling overwhelmed…especially when it comes to being parents!  I have had…

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A Taste of The Blue Martini

Dolphin maritini, blue martini, ocean martini:  though the recipe may vary slightly from bar to bar, this delightful cocktail bodes well among University students and young urban professionals alike.  But every now and then, there is that thirty or forty-something-year-old woman or man who wants to shake things up in their usual wet, dry or…

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