National Peach Month

   The month of August is National Peach month…a month to honor and enjoy the great flavor of juicy peaches. So… 1.  What exactly is a peach? The peach (Prunus persica) is a deciduous tree native to China that bears an edible juicy fruit also called a peach. The scientific name Persia, as well as anyContinue reading “National Peach Month”

August Dessert of the Month—The Poke Cake

   Poke Cake is more of a process than an actual recipe…and there are as many different variations of Poke Cake as there are… (Different flavors of cake mix) x (Different flavors of Jello or instant pudding… Betty Crocker makes 27 different flavors of SuperMoist cake mix…Jello makes about thirty different flavors of pudding…that aloneContinue reading “August Dessert of the Month—The Poke Cake”

National Eye Exam Month

    August is National Eye Exam Month, the perfect time to schedule annual eye exams for both yourself and everyone else in your family.: National Eye Exam Month, a month dedicated to the importance of eye health and safety, was founded by Sears Optical Eye Exam Month in 1989. Today most ophthalmologists use this asContinue reading “National Eye Exam Month”

August 3-National Underwear Day… Clearing Out Closet Clutter 

   Cleaning out and organizing your clothes closet is a very SMART long-term goal…(much like losing fifty pounds before Christmas, right?!)… that can seem overwhelming and must be broken into several short-term goals… Closets often become a stashing ground-not only for clothes, but also for all kinds of other stuff that you don’t exactly know whatContinue reading “August 3-National Underwear Day… Clearing Out Closet Clutter “