Monthly Archives: February 2016

Food for thought

When did parenting become about the child dictating what the parent should do.? I’ve had several encounters lately that make me disillusioned  about today’s parents. First of all, I would like for parents to hear me when I say that … Continue reading

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A Sticky Wicket

Laundry Tip #1- At Christmas this past year, my son received a pair of Khaki pants that we found at a really good price of $20.  So good and practical since he wears khaki everyday. So we bought him a … Continue reading

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Weekend Away

Visiting with our oldest daughter, Katy, this weekend.  Enjoying being away and spending some quality time as a family on this long Valentines’ Day weekend.  Our journey here was a little unusual as we were traveling with 4 people and … Continue reading

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“Comfort” Meatballs

com·fort ˈkəmfərt noun                     1.   the easing or alleviation of a person’s feelings of grief or distress. Last night I made the most amazing meatballs called “Comfort Meatballs”.  They had … Continue reading

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Cocoa’s Corner

MEET, COCOA! Aka:  Cocoa Pop, Boo, Peanut, etc.   He is a 10 year old, short-haired, red  w/black miniature dachshund.  Santa brought him to our family about a decade ago.  He came with a dog crate that had his name … Continue reading

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The “Pioneer Woman Awakening”

A couple of months ago, I decided to investigate this person I had been hearing so much about from my husband and son…Ree Drummond, the Pioneer Woman.  I had seen her on a commercial and knew she had cookware at … Continue reading

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Spicy Organization

Did I mention I like to organize?  Well over the weekend I decided to finally get my spice rack back in the order it should be so that I can find something.  That’s Alphabetical order of course!  I have this … Continue reading

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SuperBowl Fare

 

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Ranch Chicken Sandwich with zucchini strings

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2nd mishap

Whoever said cooking isn’t dangerous has never cooked anything that involves hot bacon grease.  As I was cooking my nightly Pioneer Woman Recipe, Ranch Chicken Sandwiches, I  experienced my 2nd mishap of cooking.  Not like I haven’t ever cooked before, … Continue reading

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