It’s the weekend and time for a new Seven for Saturday post! ☀️ Here are some things that happened in my little corner of wine country: 1 ~ Guest #1 Room Redo My husband has been painting the interiors of our two guest rooms in his spare time for about the last week. He spends the entire weekend painting, as well as a few days during the week after work. He works so hard. Sometimes…

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Welcome to another Two Generations of Healthy Lifestyles. This time Tori and I are sharing our breakfast favorites. After last week’s post, we received a reader request. The question is, “What do you and Tori like to eat for breakfast?” Our reader specifically asked for some creative ideas for the first meal of the day – meals that are healthy, tasty, easy to prepare and satisfying. Tori and I both have several healthy breakfast options in…

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Happy 2018! Are you elated to be welcoming a new year, too? I’d like to start 2018 off by sharing some thoughts with you about the last three months and share where the blog will – and won’t – be headed this year. 2017 and Changes So much happened during the last quarter of 2017. And because of all the changes and chaos, the blog has taken a back seat, as you likely noticed. Experiencing…

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Though I decided to skip traditional New Year’s resolutions this year, I have committed to making my life richer in 2016, as I do every year since beginning this blog. I will be writing a series of posts called Create a Richer Life in 2016 that will focus on ways we can all enrich and improve our lives. I am not putting a lot of structure around this series and will write posts when I feel…

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Happy New Year! Like most of us, I feel motivated to make all sorts of changes this time of year. I usually make the typical New Year’s resolutions –  like being more fit, losing weight, saving money, being kinder and having more patience with others and cooking more healthy foods. Year after year, I put these resolutions on my long list and year after year, they fade away before the spring season. When another year ends,…

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I hope you had a lovely last weekend of May. Can you believe it’s June already? Summer will officially arrive in a matter of weeks. For the first time in a long time, neither my husband, Bill, nor I had any weekend plans. Surprisingly Bill asked if I wanted to take a hike…as in exercise. We are both terrible about exercising regularly and admit that we simply don’t make it a priority. To make things worse, we both…

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