Ingredients

The Worst Cook

Aunt Grace was actually my great aunt on my mom’s side. Her mom and her mom before her were amazing cooks I’ve been told. What happened to Aunt Grace in that area is a mystery. She could put together a mean mouth -watering sandwich from “this and that” she gathered from yards and fields in… Continue reading The Worst Cook

Ingredients

Looking forward to Florida Seafood

Traveling to Florida soon, has got us craving the smell of the ocean, the fish markets, and good ole Florida seafood. We lived a hop, skip, and a jump from all the beautiful beaches and we were brown and warm. We ate good! The markets were awesome to visit and see all the boats “hanging… Continue reading Looking forward to Florida Seafood

Ingredients

Hash Brown Casserole

It’s bubbly all around the edges, an the casserole smells D I V I N E. But, my hash browns are not browning. I glanced very briefly at a recipe for hash brown casserole on my pinterest last week. As the weekend progressed, I lost all interest in making it. I forgot what went in… Continue reading Hash Brown Casserole

Thoughts

Christmas in January

It’s Christmas in January, not Christmas in July. Our charming little quaint home has Christmas touches through out each room. Even the hallway and bathrooms have ribbon, homemade decorations our kids made, and mistletoe hangs in the kitchen door frame. And it is mid-January and we still have every bit of it up. Even the… Continue reading Christmas in January

Scripts

I daydream…

I daydream…….of living to be quite old, sitting in my chair,looking out at all my wealth. Wealth that fills the heart, not the pocket. Family that grew from two young people in love. Children. Grandchildren. Laughter, smiles, and hugs. Some fears, angry words, and tears. First days of school, friends, weekends and hot summer days… Continue reading I daydream…

Scripts

touching

watching the snow covering Pike’s Peak, driving through a canopy of healthy summer trees, hypnotized by a child’s smile, watching a pot of thick, rich stew simmer in the pot, someone reaching for your hand, surprise tulips poking up through the cold ground, a tractor plowing in the setting sun, the mirage of heat rising… Continue reading touching

Thoughts

Blessings Surrounding Him

All around our son and his recruit brothers and sisters, are blessings! They have been wrapped continually in prayer since they began the Crucible Monday morning at 2 in the a.m. They are battling cold, wet weather. Barely eating. Barely sleeping. These young men and women have dedicated their lives to protect us! Stop and… Continue reading Blessings Surrounding Him