top 5 bread makers

We just got rid of our old bread machine and I'm sad. I miss the home made hot bread strait out of the bread maker! It was incredibly useful for saving time and allowed us to make much healthier versions of the bread we love. But, I'm looking for new bread machines now and looking at the options that the top 5 bread makers have. With the Oster CKSTBRTW20 2-Pound Expressbake Breadmaker we can make gluten free bread or regular ol' bread.  This one also features a quick bake option that...

Programmable Pressure Cooker

I've never canned anything in my life, but I want to. So, in my research, I've found that there is a bit of a difference, and some confusion between a Pressure Cooker and Pressure Canner. Many pressure cookers actually do exactly what a canner will do, but can also do several other things. For instance, the Instant Pot IP-DUO60 7-in-1 Programmable Pressure Cooker can cut your cooking time in half or thirds! But, another great benefit is that the food nutrients aren't lost like they...


Everywhere you look it seems like everyone is turning to eco friendly products, so what about converting over to this way of lifestyle as well? There are little things that you can change in your daily schedule to become earth friendly. Here we will talk about some of those ways, for you ladies, starting with eco friendly beauty products.    Here are five tips to get you started:     Start with your soap. There are several different facial soaps out there that...

Warning Signs of High Cholesterol

Perhaps the most dangerous thing about high cholesterol is how hard it is to see it coming. Unlike other health conditions that come with warning signs well ahead of time, by the time warning signs show up with high cholesterol you may already be in mortal danger. The best and only sure way to catch high cholesterol before it causes major damage is to get checked up by a doctor regularly. That said, here are a few warning signs that you could have high cholesterol.   Chest...