Brown Sugar Smokies This is an easy crowd pleaser for parties or anytime. Ingredients: 1 pkg. Lil smokie sausages 4-5 slices of bacon (cut each strip in thirds) 1/4-1/2 cup of brown sugar In a greased casserole dish (spray with cooking spray) put the lil sausages, wrapping a few with pieces of bacon. Sprinkle all… Continue reading Recipe Tuesday
Woke to a foggy morning. They say the number of foggy mornings in August is the number of snow falls you'll have come winter. Not sure if this will hold true. We've been having little to no snow falls the last few years. And last winter was so mild if we blinked it was gone.… Continue reading Foggy Monday
We had thirteen baptized at church this morning and two souls saved. The majority of the thirteen were saved during Vacation Bible School. We had fifteen saved then. The remaining candidates and the new converts will be baptized in a few weeks. It was a wonderful service. How was your worship service today?
Today was the big book signing at Panera Bread in Fountain City. Juli Alexander, Carolynn Carey, and myself gathered to sign our books and meet readers.
Work. Work. Work. They should teach hand writing in school again. People need it. Just saying.
My son came home with a short reading list for his 7th grade reading class. The will be reading The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien and The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. He's seen the film adaptation of the second and since the first in still in production to be released soon both are relative in… Continue reading What Are You Reading Thursday
Today (8/15/12) Carolynn Carey's The Secret Christmas Ciphers is free on Amazon. Tomorrow and Friday (8/16-17/12) Juli Alexander's Stirring Up Trouble is free on Amazon. Saturday (8/18/12) Juli Alexander, Carolynn Carey, and Leanne Tyler will be holding a three author book signing at the Panera Break in Fountain City. 4893 North Broadway, Knoxville, TN 37918 … Continue reading Rumor Has It Wednesday
Microwave Mashed Potatoes The old fashioned way of making mashed potatoes is to peel them and cook them on the stove. However, here's a new twist. Wash, pat dry, but do not peel them. Put the potatoes in the microwave in a bowl covered with plastic wrap and cook for 8 minutes. Ingredients: 4 or… Continue reading Recipe Tuesday
Sunny Monday's are always great. School begins tomorrow for my son. Its beginning to look a lot like football season too. High school jamboree games were last week. Band camps were held last week too. The summer is slowly slipping away as fall begins way too soon.
Still feeling under the weather today. Not as bad as I felt yesterday, but it isn't great either. I don't like being sick on Sundays. It means I miss church and I especially didn't want to miss today. We had a special guest, Inky Johnson a former Volunteer Football player who came to speak to… Continue reading Sunday Sundaes