Adopt a family

I have so much to be thankful for in my life, I am truly blessed. One morning while watching Good Morning America I was surprised to see...

Walnuts

I love nuts, any kind, well cashews not my favorite, lately I have had a craving for walnuts. I found them on sale at my local Kroger...

BLT and some A.......

You know one of those mornings, maybe you sleep late, or finish watching a movie you couldn't finish the night before, or maybe your just...

home made granola bars

MXLLS​​Who doesn't like a granola bar. Can be a snack, breakfast with coffee, midnight snack or just keep one in your purse just in case...

"No Soup For You!"

Well, it is cold and flu season. I caught a little cold while I was visiting in Fayetteville. The first thing I do is Emergent C, lots...

Fayetteville, NC

Well, I can check off another state on my list. Met some new family, spent time with my daughter and Danny, ate some good food and had a...

Bliss

Making these this morning, so easy and sooooo good you have to make them. Ingredients: BLONDIE LAYER: · 3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks)...

Move to the side....dishes

Hey, I got a request from my very good friend Pam Moss for that green bean dish I made. What I did is combine a few recipes I found on...

Couldn’t wait for Thanksgiving😬

Ya I couldn’t wait. When I saw chickens on sale had to do it. Also, testing out a recipe to bring to Aunt Diane’s for Thanksgiving....

Yam or sweet potato?

Chuck bought some sweet potato's today to go with dinner and I said, "why didn't you get yams? they are on sale for 29 cents a pound" ...

Copycats

I love to find a dish or dessert that I love so much I want to copy the recipe. Shana and I use to go to late night happy hour at Coho...

Pumpkin or Winter Squash...both!

Well, everyone knows I make awesome blueberry scones in the summer, when blueberries are in. So now its fall I thought I would try to...

Take out at home?

There are so many recipes that you can make at home that are better than take out. Mostly I like to do stir fry. I have come across so...

Road Trip

First stop Williamsburg, VA. Founded as the original capital of the Virginia colony in 1699. One of the first planned cities in the...

For the love of cast iron...

I never used cast iron pans that much when I first started cooking. I have really started to love them in the last 3-4 years. My dear...

Summer to Fall🍁

A couple pictures of our fall hike at Pocahontas State Park yesterday.

Taco or fajita?

I love Mexican food, but really my favorite are taco's. I use ground turkey or ground beef, sometimes thinly sliced chicken breast. ...

I dream of butternut squash....

Butternut squash can be roasted, mashed, baked and can be used in so many recipes. Chuck and I went to a restaurant downtown for...

Fall is finally here in Richmond🍁

The temperature in the evening has dropped down in the 40’s. I finally turned the AC off 🌝 With this cooler weather some comfort food...