Butter. That's it, just butter. B.U.T.T.E.R. Did you hear me? B-U-T-T-E-R-! Whatever it is I think I see, becomes a stick of butter to me! Those commercials were the best weren't they? Tootsie Roll Young 'un, Tootsie Roll.... Butter. Yep! That's a children's book with a nod to Julia (Butter Queen) herself down there,… Continue reading FRIDAY FRENZY – JULIA, CHILD
Yes I know we've done this before but.....Ya'll know what today is? Yes smarty pants it is Monday, but it's also the LAST Monday that I'll be an UNpublished author...for like the rest of my life!!!!!! Come next Monday I get to join the club....they aren't even gonna make me egg a car or anything...not even… Continue reading Lemon Basil & A FREE Giveaway!
Ya'll know what today is? Well, for starters it's Friday October 3, 2014...NATIONAL TACO DAY! And who doesn't love a day that we celebrate a food that is eaten without utensils? This Mama LOVES those kind of days. I mean, if no utensils are involved, then less clean up for me! WooHoo! Less clean up… Continue reading Big Announcement…and tacos too!
If you ever find yourself swimming in water in your laundry room due to a broken washing machine, turn off the power, suck out the water, buy a new washing machine and smile....because now you can make yourself your very own fire pit perfect for roasting marshmallows using the washer bin from that danged 'ol… Continue reading DIY Fire Pit
Maggots! Are you grossed out just by that word? Well...how about if I told you there were maggots...IN...MY...VAN! You're already judging me aren't you? Do you have 4 kids? Have you ever tried to keep tabs on 4 kids and what they are bringing into your car at all times? Some things will always escape… Continue reading What’s In Your Van?
Today is National Pie Day...one of my favorite days of the year! I decided in honor of the pies, I would make my favorite....my Great Grandmother's (Maw Maw) Fantastic Chocolate Pie! I realize the pie's not perfect, but whoever heard of a perfect 'pretty' homemade pie? One bite of this and I'm sitting in a… Continue reading Maw Maw’s Fantastic Chocolate Pie!
Because one Ritz cracker is never enough.... What? How many can YOU eat at once?
Look what I made! My first ice-cream cake! Samuel wanted me to make this for his birthday, so how could I not at least give it a try? I think it turned out pretty good. I know, I didn't ice the entire thing. I could've, but I had this thing attached to my leg and… Continue reading Ice Cream Cake!
So what does the morning of an impending hurricane look like? Well... There are cookies being made and Wii being played... There is lots of salsa making using freshly plucked produce from the garden...Please be nice Irene! This is gonna be a HOT one...just the way Chicken likes it! Look at this loveliness... And this..… Continue reading Impending Hurricanes!
Well Crap, I haven't posted in a week! I don't know what's wrong with me. I've thought about blogging a lot..every day actually, I just haven't managed to get anything written! I've thought about it during my coffee drinking, news watching, Nora chasing mornings. I've thought about it while I sort laundry and determine which… Continue reading It’s a Post, It’s a Post!