Pets are Family Too

For the past several weeks most of us have been shopping, decorating and cooking for the big day.  We are coming down to the wire.  Christmas will be here in 2 days!  Are you ready? The tree is up, the wreath is hung and the Nativity Set is on display.  Last week I finished off …

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Tis The Season

OMG!  Where has the time gone.  It seems like only yesterday that I was writing about going on a cruise.  The cruise was awesome!  Eric and I meet up with our long time friends in New York City and enjoyed the sites for 4 wonderful days before setting sail.  Never having been in New York, …

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More Than Slaw

Somehow I ended up with a lot of cabbage in my fridge.  I figure 2 heads for 2 people might be a little much.  Unlike the saying “2 heads are better than one” that might be a stretch in this case.   This posed an interesting question “How to use it all up before the trip?” …

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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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A Tribute to My Son

Hard to believe that 35 years ago today I was blessed with a true gift from God.  My baby boy who was to have been a scheduled c-section came into this world 3 weeks early.  Today I have been reflecting over that day and the years since.  I am truly a lucky person to have …

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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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A Culinary Quest

Two posts in such a short time is really amazing.  This is what happens when you are on a Culinary Quest.  Somewhere around 2004 I began embarking on an amazing virtual journey.   Once a year I have traveled the world and sampled culinary delights from India, China, Greece, Spain and my neighbors to the north, …

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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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