Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Top 5 Must Have Apps

Download these apps today for life changing experiences!

1. Duolingo - FREE. Learn several languages, like Italian and Spanish, in easy to follow games. Repeat after the teacher, type in the language you are learning, and much more.

2. Clue - FREE. For women only, track your menstrual cycle and all that comes with it: period, pain, mood, and more. Follow a very easy to use calendar to stay on track.

3. Five Minute Journal - $5.99. This is a journal that holds true to its name. Log your day, goals and accomplishments, in just five minutes a day. You can even load photos and read inspirational quotes. Perfect for brushing your mind daily.

4. Overdrive - FREE. Download this app to connect to your local library card. Library card required. Download FREE audio books. Most can be listened to in 14 to 21 days. Then, return the titles when you're done. Couldn't be easier.

5. KRINGL - FREE. The Kringle app is perfect for parents. During Christmas, point your phone/tablet to your tree or living room and the app places a life-size Santa delivering gifts right in the shot. He moves and makes noise. It blew the socks off my child!

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Quick and Delish Meatloaf

This recipe is very easy, fast to assemble, and yummy. It was adapted from Food Network's recipe. Give it a try and let me know if it's not the best you've had.

1 pound ground beef
1 1/4 teaspoons salt
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1/2 cup chopped onion
1/2 cup chopped bell pepper
1 egg, lightly beaten
2 Roma tomatoes, diced
1/4 cup quick-cooking oats

1/3 cup ketchup
2 tablespoons brown sugar
1 tablespoon prepared mustard

1. Preheat oven to 375 degrees F.
2. Mix all meatloaf ingredients well and place in a loaf pan.
3. Mix ingredients for topping and spread on loaf. 
5. Bake for 1 hour.

DIY Makeup Storage

Use what you already have in the kitchen to neatly store your makeup and beauty tools. Take out your cake stand, cutlery tray, Mason jars, cookie packaging, and straw dispenser.

Nail polish + cake stand

Mascara + cutlery tray

Various makeup + Mason jars

Shadows + cookie tray

Brushes + straw dispenser