Grilled Stuffed Pork Chops

Grilled Stuffed Pork Chops

Grilled Stuffed Pork Chops are a wonderful way to begin your camping adventure. I am so grateful to my in-laws for allowing my husband and me the use of their camp for 10 days this summer. We watched their baby (dog) while they took their vacation to Niagara Falls, and this really gave us some … Read more…

No Bake Cookie Bake

No Bake Cookie Bake

These tasty little No Bake Cookie Bake cookies with their chocolate goodness happened by pure accident! I should tell you now – I am the “I can’t do No Bake cookies” queen. I have no idea what I keep doing wrong. This time while trying to make them, I turned them into no bake cookie … Read more…

Kovot Wine Bottle Accessory Kit

Kovot Wine Bottle Accessory Kit

This Kovot Wine Bottle Accessory Kit is a wonderful addition to any wine drinkers cabinet. I personally thought this kit was such a great idea. I use it daily! Well, think about it, you can’t just have one bottle of wine open, you’ve need to have an array of flavors! It’s one of the coolest … Read more…

Fried Sweet Potato Cakes

Fried-Sweet-Potato-Cakes

When I think of Fried Sweet Potato Cakes, I think of my mother. She would make fried cakes out of anything and everything in the refrigerator. We kids called her the gourmet garbage queen, garbage as in left-overs from meals we had throughout the week. You know that old saying “want not, waste not” and … Read more…

Chicken Fajita Wraps

Chicken Fajita Wraps

Chicken Fajita Wraps around here with all of our grandchildren (we have 7), is a beautiful site! They’re quick, easy, and so delicious. You can please even the pickiest of eaters with these wraps. You will be in and out of the kitchen in no time flat, with lots of time to spare, so you … Read more…

Butane Torch Lighter

Butane Torch Lighter

Let’s get Toasting with the Butane Torch Lighter and start having some fun in your kitchen today! When my grandson Ethan was here, we created some Toasted Marshmallow Chocolate Cupcakes using this wonderful butane torch lighter, to toast the tops of each one of these delicious cupcakes. Needless to say, the torching soon became his … Read more…

I was awarded the Premio Dardos Award.

Premios-Dardos

I was awarded the  Premio Dardos award. For those that don’t understand (neither did I at first) here is an explanation – The Premio Dardos, which means Prize Darts in Spanish, and it exists to acknowledge the value that each blogger shows in their own effort to transmit cultural, ethical, literary, and personal values every day. … Read more…

Strawberry Rhubarb Pancakes

Strawberry Rhubarb Pancakes

These Strawberry Rhubarb Pancakes are the best way to start off a bright sunny morning spent with family. With the monster rhubarb plant we have in our yard (that won’t stop producing), this family is on the “everything rhubarb” kick.  We’ve made everything from Rhubarb Blueberry Syrup, Muffins Rhubarb (named by my granddaughter), to cocktails! … Read more…

Cutting Board Oil for Protection

Cutting Board Oil for Protection

This Cutting Board Oil for Protection by Caron & Doucet is the next best product added to my kitchen. Protecting my cutting board and butcher block area is a must for me. I have a large (5 x 2.5 ft.) butcher block cabinet in the middle of my kitchen that I absolutely love. The kitchen … Read more…

Simple Gluten-Free Bread

Simple Gluten-Free Bread

Making this Simple Gluten-Free Bread is always on the top of my baking list. The less complicated, the better it is, in my book. I love to bake and cook so many different things, but when it comes to bread – I’m just not that crazy about making it. That’s why I came up with this … Read more…