Recipe Tuesday

I love coconut. I love coconut cakes, coconut cream pies, toasted coconut, coconut shrimp. Therefore as we draw closer to Easter, what better time to start thinking about desserts and dishes made with coconut? Coconut Cream Pie Ingredients: 1 cup sweetened flaked coconut 1 1/2 cups coconut milk 1 1/2 cups heavy cream 2 eggs,… Continue reading Recipe Tuesday

Guest Author Monday

I'd like to welcome our guest author -- Marie Higgins “Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen." Johann Wolfgang von Goethe I love this quote!  It’s so easy to become discouraged in our everyday life, and we are tempted to give up. We don’t even try. This… Continue reading Guest Author Monday

Play Date Saturday

Today has been a very busy day. My son had to go to Saturday School, which meant we had to get up early and get him there by 9 a.m.  His school does this to offer additional instruction for students who need help in a subject or may need to make up work. My son… Continue reading Play Date Saturday

Random Thoughts Friday

Reports say that Julianna Hough was robbed of $100,000 worth of jewelry that her boyfriend Ryan Seacrest gave her. She had it in her car. My question is why was she keeping it in her car? Not a very safe place to put it in my opinion, but then no one asked me. What do… Continue reading Random Thoughts Friday

What Are You Reading Thursday

It is contest entry reading time. First twenty-five pages. I've read three so far and I have several to go before this task is complete. Are they good? bad? excellent? Well to sum it they come in all shapes and sizes, tastes and sometimes with a far stretch of the imagination. Occasionally you'll find a… Continue reading What Are You Reading Thursday

Rumor Has It Wednesday

White smoke was seen coming from the Vatican today. A new Pope has been named. Jorge Bergogolio has adopted the name Francis 1. McClung Tower where I work apparently had white smoke coming from it today. Fears of those inside were it was coming down. But really they have been working on fixing the outside of… Continue reading Rumor Has It Wednesday

Recipe Tuesday

Garlic and Herb Potato Wedges Ingredients: 4 medium russet potatoes, scrubbed and rinsed 3 tablespoons olive oil 4 cloves garlic, minced and mashed against the cutting board with the flat of a knife 1/2 teaspoon dried rosemary, crushed fine 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black… Continue reading Recipe Tuesday