Category Archives: Food and drink

Fortunate


“Kung Hee Fat Choy” (or Happy New Year… Chinese New Year, that is!) I am fortunate enough to have been able to share a blessed Chinese New Year dinner with my 2 favorite kids. I hope you will all benefit … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Food!


It’s the Super Bowl! And that means FOOD! Too much food, in fact. LOL   I threw together a quick veggie tray with just the veggies I had for packing in lunches. Broccoli, cucumber, carrots, tomatoes, mushrooms and sweet peppers…. … Continue reading

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Beautiful Roast Dinner!


We had a wonderful Pork Roast for dinner this week. It was a joint effort in cooking. I sliced into the roast and shoved garlic cloves into the holes, then rubbed it down with thyme and onion powder. MMMMM That … Continue reading

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Saturday Date Night


Yesterday was a blustery, rainy, stormy day. We started with soccer games in the morning, where we barely escaped the storming. The rain started to come down at the end of Haden’s game. So we sat in the car for … Continue reading

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Tacos to Straw hats


Tacos became Straw Hats…. that’s just taco meat on top of Fritos corn chips, sprinkled with shredded cheddar cheese.   The thought of the saltiness of it all was making me feel ill, though…… the family loves it, so I go … Continue reading

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A Summer Salad in January ;)


We’re eating our way through leftovers and our freezer and pantry. Tonight’s dinner was inspired by the leftover Tri Tip roast that we had grilled last week.   So we had a grilled steak & veggie salad! We re-heated the … Continue reading

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Cool Weather Cooking


Tonight was a perfect match for the cool weather Navy Bean Soup that I made today. The day started out nice and ended in rain, perfect for a nice warm soup. And this afternoon I dropped by to see Mom … Continue reading

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