Keeping it Real in Our Kitchens

 

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We were having dinner after a day on the beach at our beach house that we used to own. The families had all left to travel back to their homes. Now, it was just me and Bob eating leftovers where we always did when we were there alone, at the coffee table, vegging out and watching TV.

 

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What Is In Your Appliance Graveyard?

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As I continue my “next life” series … in my next kitchen, I am going to be so fussy not only about what I select, but what I do not select at all in the way of appliances. Why? Because even as a real cook, I use the same appliances 80% of the time.

 

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How To Think Out of the Box With Kitchen Upper Cabinets That Are “So Yesterday”!

In our first post on kitchens, for this series, I named 3 Must-Haves for my next kitchen, wherever that kitchen might be.

 

Now in this 2nd kitchen post of this series, we will be talking about those boxes with doors that hang on kitchen walls, called upper cabinets.

 

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Kitchen: My Next Life Series “Keeping It Real”

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Wow! What a response to the intro to my “Next Life Series.” I am so very grateful to those of you who commented and or liked what you read. You are affirming what is predicted for the huge wave of Boomers and Beyond (those in their seventies). Unfortunately, millions, literally, have nary a clue what they will do as their lives unfold to their next life stage. But you all are the wise or the BoomerSmart® ones by reading these posts. It is so exciting to hear how many of you are already making plans or have done so already in your own homes. Or, you are processing what your “must haves” are in your next homes.

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In “My Next Life,” After Cypress, I Want to Have …

“But wait Mitzi, we thought you were staying forever in Cypress,
your aging in place home.”

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6 Easy, No-Fail Tips For Fabulous Al Fresco Dining + Surprise Bonus

First off, I love to entertain outside on our beloved screened-in porch for family and friends, but entertaining or being entertained anywhere outside is top of the list of my favorite things to experience.

 

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5 Sizzling Summer Grilling Recipes

Hamburgers and hot dogs are always a summer hit, but why not add some sizzle to your summer with some out-of-the-box recipes for some seriously yummy meals?

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We’re rolling out our new, smart look and options!

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We teased last week that we were getting ready to roll out some exciting new initiatives, and I’m thrilled to announce that it’s happening today! Drum roll, please …..

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My News Flash from DBC 2016 Is About to Happen!

Timing is so absolutely everything! This week, testimonies were posted from the last, and one of the best, Design Bloggers Conference 2016 in Atlanta. Imagine my delight to see my testimony included along with others that I admire greatly.

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Finally, spring time is here!

For many of us throughout the country, we thought spring would never happen!

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