Bagels!

Welcome to 2017!  The weather here has been gloomy, rainy and often times a bit chilly.  After the holiday. those winter-time blues can set in.  When I’m feeling blue what do I do?  Cook! New Years day was no different.  It was raining, wet, and cold.  After church and cooking a traditional New Year meal …

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Making Oatmeal

In preparation for a much awaited trip I am in the process of using up my perishables.  We will be going to  New York City before setting sail on our New England/Canadian cruise.  Having never been in New York City, I am just as excited about visiting the city as the cruise.   While in New …

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Muffin Time

I started blogging in 2010.  That was shortly after I dived in and tried a gluten free diet.  The diet seemed resolve so many of my issues and it has taken me this long to really accept my need for a gluten free lifestyle.  I had a very bad habit of cheating and then paying …

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Crock Pot Apple Butter

I have been in Atlanta the past several days doing Grandma duty.  It is awesome to live closer and be able to be more involved in the lives of my grandchildren.  I had planned to take the camera and work on a blog post while there.  That didn’t work out as planned since the camera …

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Ready Set Cook

For those of you who know me, you probably know that when I get involved in something I really get involved.  Back in 2004 I joined a cooking website, Recipezaar.com.  The site was purchased a few years back and is now associated with Food Network and has a new name, Food.com.  Well here it is …

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Getting the Most from Leftovers

Have you ever noticed that so many recipes and especially prepackaged items serve 4?  What about when you are cooking for 1 or 2?  I seldom buy prepackaged foods.  Most of my cooking is from scratch and there are a number of websites where you can easily adjust recipes to the proper serving size.  Then …

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Happy New Year!

Well I was correct.  My post before Christmas was the last post for the year.  Since then we have been to a Glen Campbell concert, visited with our family and celebrated the New Year.  Hubby is officially retired and we are in a quandary as to long term plans.  Right now we are planning for …

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