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My favorite things to write about are topics that have to do with pregnancy, weddings, saving money, living green, and life with dogs. When I'm not writing, I love to spend time with my husband, read, create 3D artwork and Native American beadwork.

Believe it or not, popcorn is one of the healthiest foods available to us. Following are just a few of the nutritional benefits you'll get from eating popcorn.

Here are some cool things you can do with a microwave that you might not have have heard before.

Do you really need to wash fruits and vegetables before you eat them? If so, what is the BEST method of washing produce? What about those commercial vegetable washes and produce washers you can buy... are they worth it? Here's what you need to know about washing produce -- what works and what doesn't.

Until I tried it myself, I never would've thought you could do all this with 1 roasted deli chicken! See all the ways you can use a whole chicken to save time & money.

15 different frugal recipes that taste great! They were all created with the intention to save you money!

Here are several interesting spice racks, plus some really clever ways to store your spices.

I've found 7 good ways to keep chips fresher longer. A few of these ideas are REALLY ingenious!

A list of food scraps that cannot be put down the garbage disposal, plus tips for getting the most of that handy disposer in your kitchen sink.

If you're torn between getting a bamboo cutting board or not, here are the pros and cons of using bamboo cutting boards...