Want to bring smiles to your family or friends? Serve them a slice of old-fashioned, moist and delicious applesauce cake with sweet caramel dripping down the sides. Then prepare for the thankful kisses. But you will have to wait for them to finish licking their plates.Continue Reading
Drizzled caramel sauce over ice cream tastes like a treat made in heaven! And the best caramel sauce is homemade. Did you know how easy it is to make? Check out the three methods and you will have no problem making this great topping for sliced apples, apple pie, gingerbread, bread pudding or licking from the spoon. Oops, I didn’t mean that last one 😉Continue Reading
Are you getting so excited about the new Downton Abbey movie being released September 20th? I sure am! Oh, the drama, the characters, the opulence, the costumes and of course, the brilliant and witty remarks by the Dowager, Violet Crawley. Think you know all there is to know about the beloved aristocrats and their loyal servants? Invite some friends over, brew a pot of tea, serve some scones and test your knowledge with this Downton Abbey Trivia challenge!Continue Reading
And the saga continues of the Crawley family and the servants who work for them in their lovely estate in the English countryside. Downton Abbey returns in a new movie sure to delight those of us who faithfully watched the British historical period drama television series. Continue Reading
There are many versions of the elusive Best chocolate chip cookie. I have made many over the years. And, of all those cookie recipes I have made, I think these Crunchy Chocolate Chip Cookies have a perfect balance of crunch on the outside and just the right chewiness on the inside.
Sometimes a light yet satisfying meal is just what I’m in the mood for. Nothing too heavy but yet something that won’t leave me feeling hungry in an hour. Pasta crab salad is just right for lunchtime or with buttered bread for an evening meal.
Looking for a fabulous dessert that folks will love? Spiced Pear Upside Down Cake will make everyone happy! It is a deliciously moist cake topped with gooey caramelized pears. It is a perfect dessert any time but especially for fall!Continue Reading
Pork chops and baked beans is a dish that comes from my husbands childhood. A meal that he would prepare as a teen when his parents hadn’t yet returned home from work. These Hawaiian Pork Chops and Baked Beans are similar to one of his favorite family dinners from years past.
Lots of care and training is involved to keep your new puppy safe and encourage him to learn acceptable behavior. This new puppy shopping guide of essential and useful products will help your pet adjust to his new family.Continue Reading
Seems like just a blink and they are heading off to school. Jethro (our grandson) is registered and slightly apprehensive as he prepares for kindergarten. Jet had a good time working on these back-to-school printables, a fun activity for little ones in preschool, kindergarten and homeschool classrooms.