Take-out Tuesday, Potato Peel Fries

  When I heard about this recently I couldn’t wait to try it       Fried potato peels! Did you know that most of the nutrition is in the skin? So these are at least a teeny bit healthy!     And guess what, if you don’t want to fry them, you can roast … Continue reading

Holidays, Snowy Cookie Tree

  We got a surprise from Mother Nature on Friday     And we had a good old fashioned Snow Day     It was predicted and schools were closed and for once, many were home safe before the world turned white         The snowy trees were all the inspiration I needed … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Holiday Sheet Pan Shrimp

  This recipe is ho ho ho holiday perfect, for family or guests     Seafood always says Special Occasion      and this Sheet Pan Shrimp is a fabulous way to get dinner ready in a hurry!     Place shrimp in an even layer in a large rimmed baking pan, pour sauce over … Continue reading

Party Panache, Holiday Apps in a Snap

  As much as I hate to re-live this fateful day,     We had some tasty noshes     and I want to share these “apps in a snap” for the busy days ahead!     White Cheddar Cranberry Almond Spirals were created with Alabama red and white in mind       And … Continue reading

The Organized Life, December Paint Bucket

December, 2 days away! 🎄 Are you ready?? 🎁 Will you be baking up a storm?    Traveling? This is the one month I don’t travel, and I will be happily in place at the North Pole, decking the halls, and doing all things Merry   In fact, the Paint Bucket is posting early for December … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Easy Dreamy Creamy Corn

  We were lucky enough to gather as a family at the beach house this Thanksgiving     We kept it as simple as possible, a little table for 4, and the bigger table for the 5 adults Very Beach Casual     I had a lot of help, HHjr did the turkey on the … Continue reading

Holidays, Kick off the Holidays with easy recipes and crafts!

  Now that Thanksgiving is past, it’s officially time to get jolly!     This is a round up of easy and almost effortless recipes and ideas to make your holidays Merry Psst…Cyber Monday sale today through Tuesday at Society 6       Have you finished your shopping, or barely started?     You … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Family Friendly Italian Sliders

What is better than soup and sandwich on a cold frosty night?       “Mom, will you make some of that crock pot potato soup?” asked HHjr,  “I think the boys would like it”       “Sure, and I have a sandwich recipe I want to try, I might make some sliders to … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Crazy Pizza Bread Loaf

There is a recipe on my Paint Bucket this month for a Pull Apart Pizza from Climbing Grier Mountain     It is basically an assembled raw pizza     Cut into strips and then into squares, stacked into 4 or 5 sections, and placed in a loaf pan to bake That sounded like fun … Continue reading

Holidays, Thanksgiving Menu

Thanksgiving is only a week away, have you finalized your menu?     I’ve been sipping eXtra strong coffee and drawing thinking rather than cooking this week     I want to come up with a Mouthwatering Menu     That is, of course, Fabulous, but balanced, with a few No Guilt  dishes     … Continue reading

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