Today, is my eldest child’s birthday. 24 years ago I gave birth to an 8 lb. 7 oz. baby girl. She had chubby red cheeks, hair as dark as coal, a “cone head” and regardless of that temporary deformity, I thought she was the most beautiful baby girl I had ever seen. She still is.… Read More March 13th & A Recipe!
I’m feeling very sad tonight for a friend, who’s husband has lost his battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. Of course, no one will ever win a battle with this terrible disease – not in my lifetime anyway. Alzheimer’s is the 6th leading cause of death in the U.S. 5.3 million people in this country have it.… Read More Sadness
I’ve been so preoccupied with the holidays that I haven’t had a chance to post the recipes I had planned to. Here’s a de-lish ice cream pie that I’ve made a few times for my family. It’ll be a big hit! Peanut Butter Ice Cream Pie 1 graham cracker pie crust1/2 c. creamy peanut butter1/4… Read More Peanut Butter Ice Cream Pie Recipe
As if he wasn’t noisy enough already, I had to show him how to make his stepping stool into a drum! And boy, did he have fun!
When my children were small, I decided that I was going to create my own family traditions for the holidays. One of those traditions is homemade pizza on Christmas Eve. It’s very simple really. If I’m pressed for time, I buy the pre-made pizza crusts but homemade from scratch is sooo much better! All you… Read More Homemade Pizza!
I’m going to share a family favorite with everyone who’s interested. I don’t do that often. Call me stingy. This favorite recipe came from a co-worker back 25+ years ago. If you know me, then you’ve most likely had this yummy dessert before OR I’ve given you the recipe. Trust me, this is so yummy… Read More Popcorn Cake Recipe – A Family Favorite