Kitchen, Uncategorized

Mama’s Mint Limeade

    I may have gone overboard with the mint this year. I planted sweet peppermint and chocolate mint. And then I tossed out some miscellaneous mint I found hidden in my seed stash. And guess what? I got minted ya'll, and I liked it! Well, technically I'm still getting minted, probably will be for… Continue reading Mama’s Mint Limeade

The Friday Frenzy, Uncategorized

FRIDAY FRENZY – JULIA, CHILD

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

Daily Bliss, Kitchen

Lemon Basil & A FREE Giveaway!

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  Yes smarty pants it is Monday, but it's also the LAST Monday that I'll be an UNpublished author...for like the rest of my life!!!!!!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!

Kitchen

Maw Maw’s Fantastic Chocolate Pie!

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!

Daily Bliss, Kitchen

Impending Hurricanes!

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!

Kids, Kitchen

Veggie Doughnuts…what?

While two of my boys have been at soccer camp, this is what Henry, Nora and I have been doing...... Remember how I'm always sneaking in veggies???? Well..I managed to get some in here too! These doughnuts are baked...not fried! I came across this little Cutie and couldn't resist! It works wonderfully!!! Just what I… Continue reading Veggie Doughnuts…what?