Lets Talk Turkey

lets talk turkey

Lets Talk Turkey- Most of us are preparing for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday. So today “Lets Talk Turkey”. For some it may be the first year you are undertaking the big family holiday meal. For others this may be something you are already familiar with. Either way I hope you will find this useful.  Selecting the turkey [read more…]

Perfect Pasta

perfect pasta

Perfect Pasta- Pasta is a staple in our home and my menopause middle is proof of that,giggle. Today I am sharing some of my “perfect pasta” methods. If you have any pasta making tips please share them with me in the comment section. I hope these little tips will help you to have perfect pasta every time- YES-Use plenty of water, [read more…]

Italian Bread Crumbs Recipe

homemade italian bread crumbs recipe

Italian Bread Crumbs Recipe- I love it when my hubby says, ” you should share this on your blog”. He nudged and I listened. So today I am sharing my Italian bread crumbs recipe. I use it on fish, poultry and in meatloaves ( chicken and beef) .You can also use it for veggies too! [read more…]

Build A Better Burger

build a better burger

Build a Better Burger- This weekend represents the “unofficial” start of summer here in the USA. Many of us will be enjoying our very first barbecue of the season. My sweet hubby and I enjoy grilling and we love to Build a Better Burger. Today is the perfect day to share a few of our [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 138

lilacs thursday favorite things blog hop

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop- It’s Time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop and I can’t wait to see what you link up this week. ♥ My favorite thing this week is… My fragrant lilac bush. Walking around our yard you can smell the beautiful blooms as if someone open a bottle of expensive [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 137

popular Thursday Blog Hop

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop- It’s Time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop and I can’t wait to see what you link up this week. ♥ My favorite thing this week is… Skype! The world of technology provided the means for a wonderful family reunion . We connected with my Aunts and Uncle in England and [read more…]

Coddling Eggs

how to coddle eggs

Coddling Eggs- Coddling eggs reminds me of my childhood. Rainy days and coddled eggs and little toast soldiers (strips of lightly toasted bread) ready for dipping. My sweet Mother always had pretty porcelain egg coddling cups lined up in a row in our cupboard. I admired their pretty painted patterns and bright silver lids, they [read more…]

Favorite Kitchen Gadgets

green tulips

My Favorite Kitchen Gadgets- Every cook needs a well-stocked pantry and the essentials for cooking and baking. In addition to the basics, I never let our kitchen be without my favorite kitchen gadgets.They may not be found on everyone’s cooking essentials list but they are always on mine. Before I share my favorite kitchen gadgets [read more…]

Lemon Meringue Cupcakes

cupcake recipes

Lemon Meringue Cupcakes- I love the wonderful flavor of lemon. I make quite a few treats and desserts with lemon. You can find some of my lemon recipes HERE. I am welcoming the new week with a bit of lemon today too. Lemon Meringue Cupcakes! A swirl of lemon meringue creates the delicious airy topping [read more…]

Beef Rouladen

beef rouladen recipe

Beef Rouladen   This beef rouladen recipe always reminds me of my childhood. My Father loved it and my Mother made it for him as often as she could. It really is an easy recipe and uses round steak which is fairly in expensive. I have seen recipes that also add pickles. This is terrific [read more…]

Pumpkin Recipes

pumpkin carving tips

Pumpkin Recipes Autumn brings comfort foods and all things pumpkin into our kitchen. Today I am sharing some wonderful pumpkin recipes from last weeks hop. I have been craving pumpkin lately so a big thank you to my sweet bloggy friends for sharing your yumminess! What a great way to satisfy my craving. Enjoy these [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 103

Thursday Favorite Things weekly Blog Hop

Its Time For Thursday Favorite Things! The Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop is a fun blog hop where you can link your favorite post or write a post about your favorite things and share it with old and new followers. Your blog link will appear on three different blogs! At Katherines Corner, at Sew Crafty [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 102

Thursday Favorite Things weekly Blog Hop

Its Time For Thursday Favorite Things!  The Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop is a fun blog hop where you can link your favorite post or write a post about your favorite things and share it with old and new followers. Your blog link will appear on three different blogs! At Katherines Corner, at Sew Crafty [read more…]

Cherry Cake

cherry cake recipe

Cherry Cake Recipe Monday! Wow, am I ready for a new week…. I had a tough weekend. But, I am still here, still smiling and ready to share. I hope you all had a great weekend. I am preparing for our grandchildren to stay with us this week while our daughter and son in law [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 101

Thursday Favorite Things weekly Blog Hop

Its Time For Thursday Favorite Things!  The Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop is a fun blog hop where you can link your favorite post or write a post about your favorite things and share it with old and new followers. Your blog link will appear on three different blogs! At Katherines Corner, at Sew Crafty [read more…]

Pasta with Zucchini and Pine Nuts

zucchini recipes

Pasta with Zucchini and Pine Nuts Monday already sweet bloggy friends. I hope the weekend was a sweet one and that you are ready for another beautiful week. We had a little bit of rain on Saturday and it brought the temperatures down a bit ( I was doing the happy dance). I hope you [read more…]