Chicken Pot Pie

It's been really cold here, 28 degrees this morning. When I was looking thru Facebook I noticed it was Pi day. I had some chicken and...

blueberries

What's the difference between a muffin and a cupcake? Definition of Cupcake and Muffin Cupcake ‘“ is a small cake baked in a special pan...

Discovering Richmond

It is really exciting when you move to a new city and you live in an apartment. Your weekends are for adventures, site seeing, finding...

I love chocolate

This flourless chocolate cake is made with walnuts and coconut sugar. I made some raspberry syrup and whipped up some cream. Not low fat...

Southern Cooking

Chuck and I went out to dinner Friday night. We are always trying new places. The place was called Southern Kitchen. Chuck really wanted...

Julie's stuffed peppers

One of the most creative cooks I know is my sister Julie. Not only is she an incredible cook but she cooks very healthy. At one time in...

Happy Valentine's Day!

What is valentine's day without a pink cookie. My favorite.... I am sure some of you remember me making these soft chewy sugar cookies...

Val's Birthday

Looks like I missed my dear friend Val's birthday. I think I will post this banana bread recipe to make up for it. This recipe is from...

Scallops for Steph

Hey y'all, I was in Charleston, SC visiting Steph and Danny last week. Did you miss me? Well, we had a relaxing week, I spoiled them...

"Put that on your blog"

Shana was here in Richmond last week, surprise visit to see Stephanie in Charleston then of course she had to stop in and see her big...

Best SuperBowl Party Ever!

Got an evite on Facebook for the best Superbowl Party! Our friends Lynn and Rondee host a party every year. I guess its been going on...

Jazzy Treadmill

This awesome apartment we live in has a great gym. I've been working out on the treadmill. When I first started I was bored. My friend...

Dutch oven and comfort food....

Here we are in a new year, got my work outs going again, trying to eat lighter with salads and chicken. Sometimes you just need some...

2018

A new year, same resolution for me.....eat better, lose some weight. I made a really good Bon Appetit' salad last night. I changed it a...

Happy New Years Eve🥂

More ham.... finally used the last of it. That 10 dollar ham made so many meals! Now it’s a new start to some healthy recipes to come for...

Too much leftover ham

On Thanksgiving we typically don't have leftovers because we always go to Julie's. Shana and I use to spend the weekend and us three...

cookies for santa.........

I spent yesterday making cookies for our Richmond Kickback Jack friends. The shortbread turned out great! Here is the recipe........

Cookies for Christmas

There is still time to make a batch or two of Christmas cookies. I am all about the easy ones. I found a molasses crinkle cookie that...

Julie and the avocado

Avocado love, they are so good and good for you. While in Seattle we had avocado's many times. My sis Julie knows how to prepare them,...

Seattle sisters week

For 9 days I had lunches, parties, dinners, beaches, sisters, friends and lots and lots of LOVE! I just got back from Seattle for a well...