Hodge Podge Smoothies!

Hmmm… 🧐 What?! Having had one too many (or several) surgeries on my abdominal area due to one botched exactly 4,933 days ago (yes, I Googled that) my digestion capabilities “have gone to the dogs”. Still doesn’t stop me from creating adventures with my kids! Progressively getting worse through the years and fixes to other […]

Vanilla Coconut Cake

This recipe contains no flour, but is so moist and delicious! Easy steps that kids can help with too! 1 cup butter, softened 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 6 eggs 1 box (11-12 ounce) vanilla wafers, crushed 1/2 cup milk (1%, 2%, alternative) 1 1/2 cups flaked coconut 1 cup chopped pecans 1/2 teaspoon ground […]

Book Tour Review: Murder With Lemon Tea Cakes by Pamela Kopfler

Better Dead A B&B Spirits Mystery by Pamela Kopfler Genre: Cozy Mystery As the owner of a charming Louisiana bed and breakfast, Holly Davis believes in Southern hospitality—but she draws the line at welcoming the ghost of her cheating husband . . . Burl Davis checked out of this life a little earlier than expected—before […]

Simple Dog Treats

Simple, as in one-ingredient!   We all know the healthiest foods are sometimes the simplest of things.  Below is a listing of healthy and tasty fruits and vegetables you can feed your dog as treats or snacks. Today I decided to dehydrate a couple bananas and a sweet potato for my Terrier-mixes, Eva and Mitzi. […]

Kids in the Kitchen III: Easy Cream Cheese Squares

Easy Cream Cheese Squares While I love Cheesecake I tend not to have graham crackers readily available in my pantry. Behold an easier and quicker way to make some deliciously good cheesecake squares.  Kids find this easy to follow and make on their own even. Ingredients: 2 (8 oz) cans of refrigerated crescent roll dough […]

Chilaquiles

There isn’t a weekend that goes by that my kids don’t request chilaquiles! Ingredients: 10 Flour tortillas (10″ diameter) OR 10 Corn tortillas ~ depends on gluten, taste differences, etc. Your choice! 3 tablespoons butter (FYI this isn’t a healthy meal) 1/2 cup cooked ground sausage OR chorizo OR ground beef (I lean towards sausage or chorizo) […]