6 Ways to Fix a Sexless Marriage Before It's Too Late

When you first meet someone and pass the courting stage you will probably enter a period where you enjoy sex at every opportunity you get, this could be daily or twice daily.  However, every couple experiences a reduced need for sex as the relationship becomes more comfortable.  This does not mean the love has gone, rather that the time available has reduced.  Commitments at work and at home will often drain you physically and emotionally leaving very little time Read more

What to Do if Your Teenager or Young Adult Has a Drug Problem

Drug addiction can happen at any age, and nobody is exempt from the risk of becoming an addict. Teenagers may become addicted to drugs for a number of different reasons, whether they started trying a drug simply to experiment or have fun or as a result of more serious underlying issues such as depression, anxiety or chronic stress. If your teenager is using drugs and continues to use them despite the real risks of harmful consequences, you may need Read more

8 Surprising Reasons Why You Wake Up Tired

We humans need our sleep. Most of us feel at our best when we have had around seven hours of uninterrupted sleep. We then wake up full of the joys of life, ready to face the world. It is a different story if you haven’t slept well. You wake up feeling like death, hollow-eyed and groggy, and then spend the rest of the day fighting to stay awake. Everyone has a few bad nights here are there, usually when kids Read more

Women’s Guide to Anti-Aging Skin

You can never start too early to prevent your skin from showing signs of ageing. What you need is the right skincare and lifestyle tips to send them packing. Here are some tips to help you save face. Pack Your Moisturizer No matter what moisturizer you use, anything that will soften your skin will go the distance to giving you supple skin that is less likely to show wrinkles. However, there are some ingredients that will make your skin even softer, Read more

Crock Pot Fiesta Taco Casserole

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Crock Pot Fiesta Taco Casserole

I’m a big fan of casseroles! I love that they can feed a small army and still be leftovers for the next few days. While I’m not a big fan of spicy foods, this Crock Pot Fiesta Taco Casserole is about as close to casserole heaven as you’re ever going to get. This smells so delicious while it’s cooking and it’s great for those cold winter days. All the goodness of a freshly-prepared taco, but in a casserole! Read more

Luscious Crock Pot Cheesecake

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Luscious Crock Pot CheesecakeThere’s nothing more tempting and delicious than a slice of good ole’ cheesecake. If I was stranded on a desserted island (get it?), I know I would dream about this decadent treat. It’s just that good! And so isn’t this recipe for Luscious Crock Pot Cheesecake. This is an unbelievably easy recipe that produces a silky-textured cheesecake because the cake is steamed as it bakes. Read more

Crock Pot Creamy Au Gratin Potatoes

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Crock Pot Creamy Au Gratin Potatoes

I’m a carb junkie! There’s nothing that makes me feel better than curling up to a bowl full of starchy, yummy goodness. And one of my all-time favorite recipes is Crock Pot Creamy Au Gratin Potatoes. What I love about making this dish in the crock pot is that the flavor is intensified and the texture (when not overcooked) is perfect. It really is the ideal comfort food! Read more

Crock Pot Cranberry Punch

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crock pot cranberry punch

Crock Pot Cranberry Punch is a sweet and tart hot drink to warm your tummy and tingle your taste buds! This is a very simple recipe that can be thrown together in a matter of minutes. If you’re looking for something hot with a little bit of a kick, look no further.  Read more

Crock Pot French Toast

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Crock Pot French Toast

What better way to wake up than to the smell of sweet french toast lingering in the air? If you have a crock pot, you can make this happen! Below is a simple recipe for Crock Pot French Toast. It’s a breakfast you can prepare late at night, so that it’s ready and waiting for you in the morning. Read more

Crock Pot Chocolate Lava Cake

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Crock Pot Chocolate Lava Cake

This recipe for Crock Pot Chocolate Lava Cake is beyond delicious. It’s a fusion of moist and crispy goodness that you can prepare in a matter of minutes. Serve this one with vanilla ice cream or a cup of delicious flavored coffee or crock pot hot chocolate! A crowd pleaser, everyone always asks for the recipe. Read more

Peppermint & White Chocolate Covered Oreos

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The holidays are a VERY busy time.  There’s the buying of the presents. Wrapping everything. Sending out holiday cards. Planning Christmas dinner. Company parties. The list goes on and on. If you’re finding yourself short on time for baking, then this recipe is for you! Peppermint & White Chocolate Covered Oreos puts a holiday spin on an otherwise cherished cookie.

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Crock Pot Creamy Lobster Bisque

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creamy lobster bisque

Although we live in the heart of Maine, around these parts we rarely have lobster. It’s unfortunate because my family loves it! I, on the other hand, detest seafood. Other than tuna fish from a can, if it once swam, sat, or played in the water, it’s not going near my mouth. This week, however, I sucked it up and made a quick and easy Crock Pot Creamy Lobster Bisque with sherry. The house dwellers LOVED it! In fact, they want to do seafood more often. Read more