How to plant a Kitchen Herb Garden

If you like to cook it’s always nice to have fresh herbs available. Not to mention they add some green to your house. Some herbs that grow well are: basil chives cilantro sage oregano sweet marjoram lavender rosemary parsley thyme Pick a Location Ideally you want your Herb Garden to be in a well-lit location. Near or in a south facing window is perfect, but … Continue reading How to plant a Kitchen Herb Garden

10 Things to do when you’re Bored

1. Send your friends surprise postcards. Maybe your friends are close or maybe they’re far, either way they will be surprised. Everyone loves mail that isn’t a bill. 2. Do a puzzle. While the picture you are assembling is the end, the journey is the real destination. Assemble it alone or with friends, you just may enjoy yourself. 3. Make an herb garden. Haven’t you … Continue reading 10 Things to do when you’re Bored

10 of Lifes Simple Pleasures

Everyday there is something that can make you smile, sometimes we just have to recognize that it’s the litte things. These are some of my simple pleasures, things that make me happy. 1. A hot shower after a long day 2. A favorite song comes on the radio 3. Climbing into a bed with freshly washed linens 4. Getting snail mail that isn’t a bill … Continue reading 10 of Lifes Simple Pleasures

10 Alternate uses for Vodka

Vodka is good for a number of things outside of drinks. Here are 10 things that you Vodka will surprisingly work well for. Who knew! 1. Painless Bandaid Removal To remove a bandage painlessly, saturate the bandage with vodka. The vodka will dissolve the adhesive. 2. Clean Glass A 50/50 vodka/water dilution makes a great glass cleaning solution. Put it in a spray bottle and … Continue reading 10 Alternate uses for Vodka

8 ways to get ahead at work

1. Silently influence people You have good ideas that would benefit the company but sometimes those ideas are hard to get moving. Instead of approaching people directly with your idea, ask co-workers about potential opportunities in the area of your idea. Then when you have established a conversation about options, make your suggestions known. These people will become part of the solution, which makes them … Continue reading 8 ways to get ahead at work