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Gulf Shores Getaway

By Bob on March 6, 2017 4:06 AM | Read More

Sugar white sand and tourquoise water await you in Gulf Shores, Alabama

Beach2-600.jpgIf you're looking for somewhere to relax this summer. I mean reallllly relax, look no further than Gulf Shores, Alabama. 

You mean Alabama has a beach?

Don't you wish you were here right now?

Beach Time II - 600.jpgYeah, it's home to 60 miles of bread-crust thin coastline curving from Mississippi to the Florida Panhandle.

Some folks call it the Redneck Riviera, but anyone who's been there will tell you about the sugar white sand, turquoise surf, great restaurants, resort-style golf courses and fabulous accommodations. 

Charlotte and I fell in love with this coastal hideaway twelve years ago and we've been going there ever since.


Try the fried green tomatoes. You'll thank me later. 

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4 Facebook Video Recipes that are Worth Trying

By now you've probably seen the Facebook cooking videos that feature disembodied hands cooking a simple recipe in double-time. Have you dared try any of these recipes yet?

If you've ever attempted a Pinterest craft only to have it turn out looking like your toddler did it, you might be skeptical about these quick cooking videos. Try some of the following, though, because they feature great recipes with clear directions and end results that are worth the work in the kitchen!

Greek Yogurt Dip

Everyone's definition of "easy" in the kitchen is different. Tasty's Greek Yogurt Dip is easy even for a kitchen novice, and it creates the perfect appetizer for a dinner party or a barbecue. All you do is mix a few ingredients into Greek yogurt, cut up your favorite veggies, and present them nicely on a platter. It's simple enough to view on your smartphone while you're cooking. Prop up the five-inch screen of your Samsung Galaxy S7 in your kitchen for easy viewing, and get started!

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Reduced-Sugar Pineapple-Coconut Chess Pie

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Bob's been battling bruises. He mashed his hand really good while moving our dryer (ouch!). So like a good little wife, I googled natural ways to help heal his hurts.

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Grace & Frankie

In the mood for a quirky comedy? Netflix' favorite female odd couple, Grace & Frankie, returns to the streaming service March 24th. For those of you who haven't discovered the quirky Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin series it may be one for your watch list.

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