Other

Blueberry Raspberry Crisp

So wanting to do something “ordinary” for Hubbie yesterday – just to say I love you – I made a blueberry-raspberry crisp that I recently saw in Family Circle magazine….which was quite yummy, or so I have determined since the dish is more than half empty. I know it sure did smell delicious while it… Read More Blueberry Raspberry Crisp

Other

Pasta Salad Yumminess

Thanks so much to everyone for all the birthday wishes for my boy!! I think he had a good day and was really enjoying 20 yesterday!! I love sharing some of my favorite pictures….boy, if I could only figure out how to upload all the old family movies – HA!! I have been taste-testing some… Read More Pasta Salad Yumminess

Other

Easy Enchiladas

I love all the comments…especially the reminiscing ones…that posting “old” pictures elicit!! I especially love it when others share a story or a memory from an event that we were both at…yet, I had no idea something they remember had ever even happened – such fun! I had planned to post another picture today but… Read More Easy Enchiladas

Other

Caramel Pecan Bars

Last weekend when I was snowed in, to beat the boredom, I baked these: Caramel Pecan Bars!! 1 cup butter2 1/4 cups packed brown sugar2 eggs2 tsps. vanilla extract1 1/2 cups all-purpose flour2 tsps. baking powder2 cups chopped pecans 1. In a saucepan, heat butter and brown sugar over medium heat until sugar is dissolved.… Read More Caramel Pecan Bars

Other

Discovering Yummy Things

One of best things about blogging is discovering so many fun and beautiful blogs (so many creative ladies out there!)….reading encouraging posts, seeing how similar life is even when individual lives can be so different….and getting new recipes:) My friend, Donna has been sharing pumpkin recipes this week. Did I mention pumpkin is one of… Read More Discovering Yummy Things

Other

Apple Recipes for Fall

When life gets stressful..think food! That always seems to be my motto (some say working out really helps but, no, I tend toward baking..and eating! That could be part of the problem) Anyways, with fall in the air I’d thought I share a few apple recipes I am really wanting to try – and will… Read More Apple Recipes for Fall

Other

Apple Dumplings

I had a group of friends at the house last night for a jewelry party. I don’t usually “do” those in-home sales parties – not that I have anything against them…I just don’t have alot of success with them (something like yard sales!) But last night was a lot of fun – folks actually showed… Read More Apple Dumplings