Isla Mujeres – A Visit To The Island

A few weeks ago, Larry and I visited Isla Mujeres. Although we’ve vacationed in Mexico many times, we never stayed on the island. Last year, however, we made a quick trip over to scout it out and loved it. So, our last vacation took place there, and no regrets. What a fantastic little island! Only 5 … [Read more...]

Women, Purchasing Power And @CitizenRad #Giveaway

Studies have shown that women do the majority of household shopping. In fact, they do over 75% of it. Perhaps that’s because women enjoy shopping more, or maybe we’re the bigger deal shoppers. In the past, it was expected that women would take care of the necessities of shopping. After all, there … [Read more...]

Three Luxuries I Can’t Give Up

As many of you know, I was born into a fairly large family. Not only did I have four sisters, I had numerous foster sisters. Our home was small, with only one bathroom. It was definitely double up time.  Treats were far and few between. I shared a bike with two of my sisters. However, mom did the … [Read more...]

Apple Pie Filling #ActifryRecipes

I love a fresh, crispy apple. There’s something so delicious about that first bite. During apple season, I pick them out individually because the price is right. However, offseason, I’ll grab a 3 or 5lb bag to keep costs down. Since there’s only two of us, this usually means that I have a few that … [Read more...]

5 Reasons To Invest In A Meal Delivery Service

Why have a meal delivery service? Well, imagine having a stressful, long day at work and all you want to do is go home, eat, then sleep. However, when you get home, you find that there’s no food prepared and you will have to do the cooking yourself. It can get tiring, and many people opt for … [Read more...]

Beet Salad #Recipes

Salad is one of those side dishes that I tend to eat more of during the summer. Yet, if you choose the right ingredients, it can be a fresh winter side as well. One of those ingredients is beets. They’re delicious, highly nutritious, and a colourful addition. You can purchase deep red, golden or … [Read more...]

Actifry Chicken Bites #ActiFryRecipes

Last week, I began my venture for ActiFry recipes and shared my roast potatoes with you. Today, it’s actifry chicken bites. Since chicken is a staple in many homes, including mine, I’ll probably have a few of these recipes. Once again, it’s a pretty simple recipe. Now, you need to use 2 or 3 … [Read more...]

New Year, New You, New Mattress – Dormeo Dark 6800 From @DormeoCanada #Giveaway

I don’t sleep well. It’s been more than 15 years since I’ve had a good nights sleep. In fact, for many years I couldn’t sleep without a sleeping pill. Before that, I suffered with insomnia. Often times I‘d go 36 to 48 hours in between sleeping. My girls were young, and I was continuously exhausted. … [Read more...]

SECRET® SILKY® Hosiery With LYCRA® FUSION™ Technology

Over the years, I’ve reviewed several SECRET® products. This Christmas, I wore the SECRET® SILKY® hosiery with LYCRA® FUSION™ technology during the holidays As I opened my first pair, SECRET® SILKY® sheer to waist, I noticed how they felt. They weren’t as wispy as the … [Read more...]

Roasted Potatoes The ActiFry Way #ActiFryRecipes

Just in case you didn’t see my Facebook post, I received an ActiFry for Christmas. I’ve been wanting one for ages and was super thrilled when I opened it. However, I was a little disappointed that there isn’t a lot of recipes around for it. So, I’ve decided to post an ActiFry recipe as often as I … [Read more...]

It’s A New Year – Resolutions? Nope, Not Gonna Happen

Well, the new year has arrived. It’s 2018, and if you’re like many others, you’ve made a New Years resolution. Here, at BitsNBitesWithTina, it’s not gonna happen.   In reality, most resolutions don’t make it to the end of January, let alone the year. Besides, it’s stressful. I believe … [Read more...]

Most Expensive Lunch Ever!

Back in November, Larry and I visited Playa del Carmen. We spent two fabulous weeks enjoying great weather and fantastic food! Naturally, vacation time does come to an end, and you find yourself heading back to the airport. Upon our arrival at the Cancun airport, we discovered that many more … [Read more...]