So the last two weeks have been hectic to say the least. Preparing a long abused bedroom (the handiwork of a teenage boy), into a guest room suitable for human habitation has taken up a large part of my time, and then having family visit over the weekend, and THEN dealing with this back problem… Continue reading Catching Up!
A coffee mug and a treat of a local Indian people from Chihuahua Mexico is always a welcome gift from a good friend.
Usually around here, we make tamales before Christmas, but this time, it got put off until New Years eve and then it didn't make it here until now. But, I'm a firm believer if you're willing to put in the work for tamales, they're good any time! I will make a whole bunch of them… Continue reading New Years Tamales
So, life has been pretty hectic lately and though I won't go into details, it certainly has been a trying period for my new year. Some days I woke up feeling like it was the worst day ever and some nights you couldn't even sleep well to get to wake up. We all have those… Continue reading When Life Grabs You
That's right! We're going DOUBLE pecan pie since I believe that pecan pie should actually have a fair amount of pecans in it and not just a bunch of custard jelly topped with a few little slivers. I got this recipe years ago from Allrecipes and it's written by IHART44, So thanks, IHART44, for sharing… Continue reading Irresistable Pecan Pie
My dad is a true lover of oatmeal cookies and some time ago I had found a recipe for them. (I think it was off the oats container). Not to say that they weren't pretty tasty, but I like cookie shaped, soft and chewy cookies and the ones I made, while they tasted good, weren't… Continue reading Spiced Oatmeal Raisin Cookies
There are literally hundreds of recipes for Salisbury Steak out on the internet. I've tried a few over 2017 and I found one that I altered slightly that was amazing. Of course, when I went back to find it, I could not, for the life of me, remember where it was, so I did what I could, from memory, with some things tweaked I'm sure, and came up with this recipe for it. I can definitely say that it didn't disappoint. In fact, it was pretty delicious.