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, Humor, Link Party, Menopause

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

Family, Food, Link Party

Grandma’s Romance Waffles

First published on February 9, 2015 2020 note-While I have made these countless times since writing this post, I made these this summer while my pain was at its worst and they helped heal me yet again. I figured you could stand to be healed too.  When I was growing up, almost everything that we… Continue reading Grandma’s Romance Waffles

Food, Halloween, Humor, Link Party, Recipes

Four Ingredient Recipes- Caramel Apples

Nothing says fall to me more than caramel apples for dessert. Or for dinner. Or breakfast. Don't judge. Caramel Apples * six apples -I guess to be technical this would make it a nine-ingredient recipe. But we aren't being technical. * 14-ounce package of caramels * 2 Tbsp. milk * craft sticks Remove the stems… Continue reading Four Ingredient Recipes- Caramel Apples

Favorite Things, Food, Friends, Humor, Life, Link Party, Recipes

Egg Rolls = Best Friend

This weekend I attempted to make my dear friend Rebecca's Egg Rolls. Ah but these are not the Chinese egg rolls that you find in your local restaurant. No, sir, these are Filipino egg rolls (also known as lumpia) and there is a difference. First, they just taste better. Second, they are much thinner, making them even more… Continue reading Egg Rolls = Best Friend