Today is a beautiful, comfortable, sunny day here in South Georgia, with a high in the mid 70’s. But the previous few days it was slightly chilly. By that, I mean a low in the upper 20’s and a high of mid to upper 40’s. I know; that is not particularly cold, but I am definitely… Continue reading A picture is worth. . . Well, a single text.
This past Christmas holiday did not go quite as planned. I woke up late, making it likely that lunch would be much later than I had hoped. I got the ham started first and worked my way to the rest of the Christmas lunch menu. Our youngest daughter, who moved back in with us during the summer, woke up extremely… Continue reading Christmas Holiday 2016
This was one of my daughter’s favorite appetizer/snack recipes that I came across. Fried Dill Pickles With a few adjustments to the ingredients, this was the result: On my second try; I took the advice of one of the reviewers on the recipe page and double-battered for added crunch, and it was definitely worth… Continue reading Fried Dill Pickles
As I said in one of my previous post; I found many enticing recipes on Pinterest. One of which was this Nacho Soup. I found the recipe here: Slow Cooker Nacho Soup With a few minor adjustments to the ingredients; it came together nicely and was a big hit with the family! My daughter has… Continue reading Slow Cooker Nacho Soup
I never enjoyed reading growing up due to the fact that I was easily distracted, making it difficult for me to concentrate. I found a true love of reading when I found out I was pregnant with my first child. I began reading to her when I discovered it was beneficial to your unborn baby. I… Continue reading Benefits of Reading to your Unborn Child
I found this beautiful baby blanket on Pinterest. It came from this post: Modern Grace Design I took what yarn I had in my stash and tried the pattern out. This was my first attempt. I added a picot edging to my second one instead of the scalloped edge.
I kept seeing all these adorable lovey/security blankets on Pinterest. I decided that I should try my hand at it. As I said before, I am a visual learner so my first attempt was through a You Tube video. Crochet Bunny Lovie Part 1 Crochet Bunny Lovie Part 2 After mastering this video; I moved on… Continue reading Crochet Lovey/Security Blanket