About Dian Thomas

Dian Thomas, New York Times best selling author, television personality and noted professional speaker, has given thousands of speeches and interviews in her 30-year professional career. Dian’s master’s thesis provided the basis for her first book, Roughing It Easy. Her appearance on NBC’s Tonight Show propelled the book to the New York Times best-seller list. Keep Reading

Rag Doll

By |2020-08-07T16:51:36+00:00August 1st, 2020|Crafts, Creative, Kids|

Make an authentic rag doll like your grandma played with when she was little. What you need: yard natural muslin 3" Styrofoam ball (or wadded-up newspaper or foil) small buttons (for eyes) Acrylic paint, pale pink Yarn or craft hair Small straw hat or bonnet Scraps [...]

Getting Wrapped Up in Aluminum Foil Cooking

By |2020-07-28T21:56:52+00:00July 28th, 2020|Backyard, Recipes|

Over the years, I've been accused of owning an aluminum foil company because I often use and recommend foil for outdoor cooking. Foil assists with easy food storage, preparation, cooking — and even easier cleanup. One advantage of foil cooking is that each dinner guest, including [...]

Halloween Decorations Provide Seasonal Fun

By |2020-07-28T21:57:15+00:00July 28th, 2020|Holiday Fun|

Today while driving down the street I noticed there were many homes with Halloween decorations in the yard. My first thought was, “WOW — what fun they had decoration and preparing for Halloween!” Decorations bring the spirit of fun, excitement and celebration to Halloween festivities. Halloween [...]