Food, Humor, Link Party, Recipes

Five Recipes that Won’t Make You Fat

      I get tired of clickbait blog posts that tell you 20 AMAZING MOUTH WATERING LOW-FAT RECIPES THAT YOU WILL MAIL YOUR CHILDREN TO CANADA FOR AND SLAP YOUR MAMA ON THE WAY TO THE POST OFFICE. Then it's just a series of links to OTHER people's blogs. I don't have time for… Continue reading Five Recipes that Won’t Make You Fat

Food, Link Party, Photography

Bruschetta That’s Easier to Make Than it is to Pronounce

  It's pronounced BRUSKETTA. I know this because I had to Google it. There is no Wizard behind the curtain here; I have no secrets. Especially when I came up with this recipe a few weeks ago for my friend Rebecca's birthday. I was at the Jewel (a local grocery chain) looking for "fun food"… Continue reading Bruschetta That’s Easier to Make Than it is to Pronounce

Food, Link Party, Sponsored Post

Johnsonville Naturals Made Me Eat Off The Floor

  This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Johnsonville. The opinions and text are all mine.  Johnsonville sausage is going to hate me for that title but I swear it means something good. Well, it won't make me look good but it will totally make them look good. I never look… Continue reading Johnsonville Naturals Made Me Eat Off The Floor

Food, Humor, Link Party

Pasta With Cheese So Good You Need to Swear

When my oldest daughter, Anna, was a toddler, I used to read Parents magazine. Then I stopped when I became less of a parenting amateur because I didn't need a magazine to tell me what to do, boss me around and all. But I got a recipe from that magazine years ago when Annie was… Continue reading Pasta With Cheese So Good You Need to Swear

Food, Humor, Link Party

Non-Chemical Shitstorm Rice Krispie Treats

I wrote this post a few months ago but wanted to share it because, well, because I feel the need to take you down with me on this pain spiral journey. By the way, I had the weekend of my life this past weekend. A weekend that will go down as likely the weekend that… Continue reading Non-Chemical Shitstorm Rice Krispie Treats

Family, Food, Link Party

Grandma’s Romance Waffles

Thank you, all of you, who reached out after reading my last post about my headaches. You have no idea how much it meant to me to read your comments. I have to admit, I sometimes like to go back and read my posts after I write them but this is the first time in… Continue reading Grandma’s Romance Waffles

Family, Friends, Life


I originally wrote this earlier this week and then deleted it. I had inadvertently saved it to Word on my computer and have decided, after support from my family and friends, to publish this. I shared on my personal Facebook yesterday that I have been suffering and mentioned I didn't want sympathy.....which is why I… Continue reading Pain