A couple of years ago, when my oldest daughter was three, she and I were wheeling our grocery cart down the produce aisle. “Broccoli, Mommy! I want some broccoli! Can we get some? Please, Mommy?” Though slightly embarrassed by her rather loud attention-getting request, I couldn’t help but be a little proud. My child was […]
While planning my dishes for the Bloggy Progressive Dinner, I got stuck on desserts. Not that I don’t have any recipes for good desserts, not that I don’t want to share them with all of you, just that I’ve already posted one of my favorite holiday desserts! So, why mess with a good thing? Here […]
Brisket is a treat for us, and is definitely best cooked “low and slow.” Once I found and tried this recipe from my hometown church cookbook, I was sold. Don’t be upset that there aren’t measurements for everything; just sprinkle it over the meat on both sides and call it good. Barbecued Beef Brisket […]
This salty/sweet, crunchy/creamy dessert that thinks it’s a salad is a favorite holiday meal addition at our house. Give it a try!
Providing teacher and school staff holiday gifts always sneaks up on me, probably because school tends to let out a week before Christmas. Although I do put together a separate gift for my child’s classroom teacher, it’s simply not financially feasible for us to purchase gifts for everyone in the building who contributes to the […]