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April 22, 2015

  • Get Festive! Check out the Festival of the Arts- an OKC springtime tradition since 1967!  Head on over to  the Festival Plaza and Myriad Botanical Gardens between 11 am and 9 pm for arts and crafts, performances, food, and more!

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March 28, 2015

 

As a follow-up to a blog post a couple weeks back, here are some tips on "How to Kondo."

 

- Try not to stack items you are organizing; Piles don't utilize the space very well.

- No need to shell out on expensive storage containers-- convert old shoe boxes and ceral boxe...

March 13, 2015

 

Ingredients:

 

2 quarts lime sherbet

2 liters ginger ale or ginger beer

lemons (3)

limes (2)

marichino cherries 

1 quart mango or pineapple juice

 

Preparation:

 

Put it all in a big bowl and enjoy!

 

 

March 13, 2015

 

Ingredients

  • 1 pound  macaroni

  • 3 cups whole milk

  • 1 cups packed fresh spinach

  • 3 tablespoons unsalted butter

  •  garlic

  • 2 tablespoons flour

  • 4 cups grated white cheddar cheese

  • 2 cups parmesan cheese

  • 2 cups chopped broccoli florets

  • ...

March 6, 2015

 

Ethan Hawke and Robin Williams star in Dead Poet's Society (1989). This scene features Walt Whitman's poem, Song of Myself.

 

 

Two sections from  Song of Myself

 

 

I

 

March 6, 2015

 

 

To some, Marie Kondo is a guru. To others, a modern fairy-godmother. But the title she uses for herself is organizing consultant. She is also a fantastically successful author, having sold 2 million copies of her book,  The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japa...

February 19, 2015

Ingredients

 

4 (6-ounce) baking potatoes

1/2 cup reduced-fat sour cream

2 green onions, finely chopped and divided

1 1/3 cups shredded barbecue chicken

1/2 cup (2 ounces) reduced-fat shredded extra-sharp cheddar cheese

 

Preparation

 

1. Pierce potatoes with a fork; arrange in...

February 17, 2015

Keep Your Wood Furniture Pristine, Your Car Clean, and Your Carpets Spotless

 

 

1.  Erase Water Spots From Your Wood Furniture:

Apply regular Mayonnaise to the stain, rub gently in a

circular motion then wipe away with a damp rag. Your stain

should wipe away wi...

February 12, 2015

Make your Valentine's Day cookies pop! Loli- POP, that is!

 

Ingredients, to make a dozen cookies:

 

12 craft sticks

½ cup semisweet chocolate chips

½ cup butter, softened

1/3 cup packed light brown sugar

½ teaspoon vanilla extract

1 egg

2 cups all-purpose flour

¼ cup unsweetened...

February 10, 2015


 

Vapor Rub as a Pet Deterrent:

Ah, that's the rub! Rub a little vapor rub on anything you don’t want your furry

friends to chew up or potty on. They are turned off by the

taste and smell.

 

Cleaning Your Garbage Disposal:

Use Lemon, Vinegar and Ice Cubes!!

Slice a...

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