Getting out of being sick was a trying time but now feeling much better makes me smile finally and the rush is on for the house...again. It's all good. Thanks for stopping by this week. Til next time...
I never know where my daily compass is going to take me, but today was a fun one finishing up a crafty-wafty project. The wind has died down so I took advantage of being outside and enjoying the nice weather. A few days ago I cut oak slices from branches saved from the arborists cleaning... Continue Reading →
Things are starting to sparkle. Made the bread and cookies for some take along gives and that's all it takes for me to get into the season. *stranger things have happened, but I love baking this time of year*. Til next time...
Mama Joy's Apricot Jam If you recall, on post ~175 Of 365~ a couple of friends rode over and stayed the weekend for the Born Free Motorcycle Show. One of them has a delicious interest in making jams and jellies. Every year around the holidays Joy produces jam from her kitchen and when she saw the abundance of... Continue Reading →
T minus 95 days countdown til the end of this year and the launch of 2018. In the meantime, we still have to eat so I mixed up a new rub for some ribs today. *I just have a hankering for them*. After marinating in a tad of Malbec overnight we will see how it... Continue Reading →
Today's agenda was not to do a thing. But I discovered the husb went out and picked all the tomatoes. 11 of them in fact. Since I have never made tomato sauce, today was the day to learn how. It turned out pretty darn good and as of now, I will never buy another jar... Continue Reading →
Daily Prompt ~ Prickle~ Well there isn't a prickle to be found today, so I found some food and made din din after a long one. Now that brings prickly goosebumps to the husb's arms because he just loves chicken. I love the veggies. I like to throw it all in the same pan to... Continue Reading →
Focus on eating these. Just picked. Yum. The word of the week at The Daily Post is *Focus*. I took some pics of the grapes in focus, and one with movement. My favorite colors blended together with a focus on a favorite fruit. Til next time...
Combo Soup. Everyone has to love soup. I sure do and lucky for me these days, I have my brother around for a taste tester when I cook...and I love to cook. He always tells me my food is the best he's had, but when I showed him the ingredients to this soup, he wasn't... Continue Reading →
It is Passover. We celebrate both Easter and Passover. He does Passover... I do Easter, so it is a full week of cooking and eating. Tonight I did Chicken, Lamb Shank, Chorosis, Potato Pancakes, and desert. Its amazing how much I enjoy cooking from this small kitchen here, but it works. Apples & cinnamon, chicken... Continue Reading →
Zucchini With this little kitchen thingy, zucchini was spiraled in a second and made into a squash-like pasta. Poured some balsamic reduction, olive oil, Mrs. Dash, and a couple of splashes of Jack Daniels to the zucc, added a lean chicken breast for protein to make a nice little din din for myself. Paired with... Continue Reading →