Love Those Summertime Tomatoes!

Love Those Summertime Tomatoes!

There is nothing quite like the taste of a good summer time tomato!  Easy to grow and fun to harvest, tomatoes seem to be everywhere this time of year. Juicy and delicious, you will find them beautifully displayed in long rows at local farmer’s markets and roadside...
A Berry Delicious Treat:  Spring Strawberries!

A Berry Delicious Treat: Spring Strawberries!

A delicious treat in the months of May and June is strawberry picking and eating. I always smile watching kids and adults having fun in the local strawberry fields picking buckets of delicious strawberries.  It brings back my own special memories of picking...
Crunch Time: Healthy Late-Night Snacks for Teens

Crunch Time: Healthy Late-Night Snacks for Teens

It’s that time of year when exams and paper deadlines often leave students burning the midnight oil. After being buried in the books, your daughter might be tempted to reach for a quick snack before bed. Despite what you may have heard about the dangers of late-night...
She Did It!  Vanessa Troyer

She Did It! Vanessa Troyer

Vanessa Troyer is a busy lady. Not only is she the CEO of  Architectural Mailboxes, LLC, in Redondo Beach, CA, she is also mom to two daughters, ages 12 and 18.  A few years ago, Troyer started a weight loss regimen and lost 100 pounds. And a funny thing happened...