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March 2015 – Reading Month

The month of March brings a lot of things with it.  The optimism of Spring on the horizon and, mercifully, the cold nights of Winter may, finally, be coming to an end. March is Reading Month and it’s a time to find the next page-turner for your collection. Here are some great links on Pinterest to find a board of Reading Month pins:  Pinterest Reading Month Link  Read More



Spring Fever

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It’s officially Spring according to the calendar but Mother Nature is apparently behind schedule (as always) in the unpredictable State of Michigan but once she gets with the program it will be beautiful! You know when you see Michiganders wearing just shorts and hoodies in 30 degree weather, they have Spring Fever! Also, once we [...]

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Emerald City: Add a Little of 2013’s Color of the Year to Your Space


Pantone, the authority on color for the world of design, has named emerald the hue of 2013. Pantone describes emerald as, “a lively, radiant lush green.”

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Five Simple Tips to Jazz Up Your Salad


Lettuce is for rabbits, salads are for those who are looking to eat healthy and still feel full long after lunch. The great things about salads are there are no rules, they are very portable and can become a complete and balanced meal in one dish. Here are some great ingredients to help build the [...]

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Chili for When It’s Chilly: Six Easy Recipes to Warm You Up

The final stretch of winter is here! The good news is spring is just a few short weeks away. In the meantime, here are six easy chili recipes to warm you up. Black Bean, Corn & Turkey Chili Ingredients: 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 pound ground turkey 1 large onion, chopped (about 1 cup) 2 [...]

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