Celebrating 79 Years of Learning and Growing

For those who only know me as “Creative Gifts” or “Gift Basket Network,”  my name is Joyce Reid and I live in Flagstaff, Arizona (not the desert part of the state but in the mountains at 7000 feet with pine trees and winter snow.  Seventy-nine years ago today, my mother gave birth to me at …

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Used Coffee Grounds Have Value

Are you dumping your used coffee grounds into the trash or down the sink? Don’t!  There are better uses for them that you have probably never thought of or known about. 1. How about using coffee grounds as to feed your plants? Coffee is highly acidic and makes great plant food.  Your tomatoes, hydrangeas, blueberries, …

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Gourmet? I had it all wrong!

Gourmet means good food

I must confess that I never considered myself to be a gourmet. Now, I find out that I am one after all. Am I the only one who has been confused about that word Gourmet? I always thought it described a certain type of cuisine which was usually exotic, came in small portions, and cost …

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