Favorite Finds for Pets

Collected here in the form of Amazon links are the things I found helpful when traveling with pets. Formerly a field trial participant, the crates were my first buy, and the rest followed the more I traveled. I no longer travel with pets, but I love it when I’m lucky …

Ants!

It’s an ant armageddon around here with this favorite find! Other bait traps either took a month or more to work, or they failed completely. But sticking Combat Ant strips down in an active path was like ringing the dinner bell. The tiny ants are almost invisible, but they come …

Vegan and guilt-free collard wraps

Ingredients Large collard leaves, split with center vein removed Red bell pepper, sliced thin Cucumber, sliced thin JalapeƱo, sliced thin Carrot, sliced thin Cabbage, sliced thin Cilantro leaves Tomato, quartered and sliced thin Hummus Mustard, balsalmic reduction, or dressing of choice Steps Wash collard leaves, remove the center veins and …

Frog Jam

Have you ever tried it? We saw frog jam for the first time at a farm stand just outside Paducah, Kentucky, and we’ve been unable to find any more. Now that it’s a new growing season, we’ll be on the lookout. It’s fantastic! Have you seen this in a store …

The Pumpkin Vine

Late fall days that weren’t too cold and blustery were perfect for bicycle rides along the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail in Middlebury, Indiana. We parked our car across from it at Pumpkinvine Cyclery, where owners Spencer and Brittany Short, were more than hospitable. They gave us some great bargains: a new …

Lifetime LEDs

How hard is it to find great, lifetime-guaranteed products made in the USA? Enter Kelly, owner of RV LED Bulb. He and members of his team regularly attend RV shows, such as the Big Tent Show in Quartzsite, the Camping World/Good Sam rallies in Phoenix, and others. While they don’t …