Mario and Karastan: A Great Team

  Don’t you just love it when LIFE connects in the most unusual CIRCUMSTANCES? This exact thing happened for me on my recent, fabulous experience with #BlogTourVegas at the Kitchen and Bath International Show. LIFE: One very active family with three grade-school-aged girls, and a very large, adorable dog named Mario. CIRCUMSTANCE: Connecting with one of our #BlogTourVegas sponsors,  Karastan Carpeting.   My daughter recently researched replacement…

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BLANCO Nails “Form Follows Function”

After more than 30 years as a professional ASID interior designer, I still get so excited when I see form following function in both products and design. BLANCO is exceptional at following this concept, and I was so excited that they were a sponsor for Modenus #BlogTourVegas at KBIS this year. BLANCO has combined smartly-designed products with two of today’s biggest trends–individualization and sustainability. With features like these,…

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Time Saving Kitchen Appliances: Thermador’s Steam + Convection Ovens!

I love cooking with steam and it made me so happy that one of my #BlogTourVegas sponsors to the recent Kitchen and Bath Industry show in Las Vegas, thanks to Modenus, was family owned, Thermador. In this sponsored post I will be sharing about Thermador ‘s Professional Series Built In  Steam + Convection Oven and why I am so very excited and impressed with this kitchen appliance that…

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Wellness As A Lifestyle – Top Tips For You! A Video Conversation With Sarah Miller.

Wellness as a way of life is so important, no matter what your age, isn’t it? Hi Mitzi’s readers – this is Leslie Carothers writing and today, I’d like to share with you a very special video interview I took on the spur of the moment when Mitzi and I and Sarah Miller, [ 1 of Veronika Miller ‘s – CEO of http://modenus.com – 3 daughters ]…

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It’s Showtime! Join Me at #KBIS2015 – Virtually!

The excitement continues to build for the National Kitchen and Bath Association’s annual tradeshow, sponsored by K+BB magazine, in Las Vegas, starting next Tuesday, Jan. 20th! Hi Mitzi’s readers! This is Leslie writing for Mitzi today, as she’s busy working and preparing for her visit to #KBIS2015 as part of this wonderful group of her fellow designers and bloggers shown in the picture below, joining…

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It’s All in the Family… Today’s Multigenerational Family, That Is

America’s last census told us about what FAMILIES in the United States look like today, and it’s way different than what I grew up, when TV’s Archie and Edith Bunker’s family was a household name to most of us! Today’s MODERN FAMILY has a new profile in almost every facet of family life, and, more often than not, people of different age groups and ethnicities…

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A GIVEAWAY! Win A Stainless Steel Range Hood For Your Kitchen From Range Hoods Inc. !

Today, I’m so excited to announce my 1st 2015 #BoomerSmarts kitchen giveaway for you in partnership with my sponsor for it, Range Hoods Inc., one of America’s premier online retailers/distributors of beautiful, stainless steel range hoods for healthy kitchens, to coincide with my attending Modenus’ #BlogTourVegas to the National Kitchen and Bath Association show, #KBIS2015, which begins on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 in Las Vegas. Range…

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Chocolate Raspberry Truffle Pie

Who says dessert can taste good and be made healthier? In today’s video (from December 2012), I show you how to make a delicious chocolate raspberry truffle pie, with some ingredient substitutions that help make this dessert a better health option. Try it with my previously posted beef dish… They pair so well together! Also, don’t forget to download your FREE copy of my Holiday…

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