My mom gave us various vegetable seeds last April. My hubby decided to plant some of them. One of the vegetables was carrots. Last night, I harvested some of the carrots. I decided to make brown sugar carrots for dinner. This recipe is so simple, but the taste is superb. Brown Sugar Carrots Stars of the Recipe:Continue reading “Brown sugar carrots”
Welcome to my kitchen. On Thursday of last week, the Imaginative One and I ventured to a local fruit/vegetable stand for their delicious corn on the cob. While there, I got some fresh green beans so I changed up my menu for the next day. Instead of making the quick pork lo mein, I opted toContinue reading “Menu for week of July 19 – with recipe”
I have so many memories of this salad. One of my best memories is from when I worked at Walt Disney World in 1995. My grandma sent me various family recipes so that I could have a little bit of home while down there. When Thanksgiving time came, I decided I would make a ThanksgivingContinue reading “Grandma’s White Salad”
When I dug up the garden tonight, I dug up this beauty. The rest of the carrots. This post has been linked up to Miles to go before I sleep for Wordless Wednesday.
The Imaginative One’s birthday went great except for the Wee One not understanding that it was his brother’s special day. Here is a picture of his cake. He did all decorating on the cake except for the icing. Last week, meals that the family enjoyed were the chicken ranch quesadillas, scrambled eggwiches, sloppy joes, andContinue reading “Menu planning week of July 12 with a recipe”
In an earlier post, I mentioned that I enjoyed reading murder mysteries. One of my favorite authors is Joanne Fluke. Her main character Hannah Swenson owns a cookie shop. Joanne includes recipes with her books. This is one of the many recipes I have found in her books. Even though the recipe calls for watermelonContinue reading “Watermelon cookies”
A few years ago, I got this easy recipe from Menus4Moms. This is a family favorite. I think the Imaginative One loves it because it combines two of his favorite foods – hamburgers and ketchup. The reason I like the recipe is because of its ease. Since I work all day and then come homeContinue reading “Sloppy Joes”
When you live in a military town, you have great Fourth of July celebrations. This year was no exception. On the third, we attended a small parade in the next town over. We usually do not get to go to that parade because it is usually on the Fourth and our town has a hugeContinue reading “Fourth of July”