Coming up with healthy Chinese food was not always easy until I stumbled upon Eileen Yin-Fei Lo's - The Chinese Way cook book providing healthy low-fat cooking from China's regions (Barnes and Nobles has the hardcover for $1.99). Everything, and I mean everything, I've made has been very good. Simple clean flavors. My favorite recipe […]
Hello all, thanks again for all your prayers, love and positive energy. Surgery went well, at home recuperating, just a quick post to let you all know. Will update more later.
First, let me thank everyone who took the time to offer me your best wishes, and to those who took the time to personally email me and to offer prayers and best wishes, and to the special few who even offered conversation. Thank you all so much. I'm sorry I haven't gotten this up sooner! […]
A Difficult Time For Me... The last several months I have not been feeling well, but have persevered on, and was able to be active with my blog. Yesterday my health took an unexpected turn. Actually I was blindsided, results from a Cat Scan took my illness in a whole new direction. I now need […]
Many years Mr. Charmer and I have participated in the Great Backyard Bird Count! Counted: Northern Cardinal, Michele Black, OH 2012 GBBC Have you heard of it before? The Great Backyard Bird Count is celebrating it's 16th year and is taking place from Friday, February 15, through Monday, February 18! It is an annual 4-day […]
Twas the week before Christmas, when all through the Charmer house Us creature's were stirring... the tree was done, the stockings hung. Looking forward to.. table vignettes to create.. linens to make.. sweets to bake.. Activities galore....then something St. Nicholas didn't bring us... Mr. Charmer took sick last Sunday, and I on Monday... it's been […]
Smiles peeps! To celebrate back to school time, several other bloggers and myself have teamed up to offer you this Back to School Cash Giveaway, and one reader will win a BIG prize: $160 in PayPal cash or Amazon gift card! Brought to you by these wonderful bloggers who love their readers: Inspired By Family […]
Smiles Everyone! My 1st Year Blogaversary is still going strong. And I'm so excited that Lori @ Pleak 2 Unique was so generous to donate this great Giveaway for 1 lucky winner! A $25 Michael's Gift Card... How can you enter to Win? You must leave a comment saying how happy you'd be […]