Aunt Jemima Frozen Waffle Breakfast Sandwich Olè

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are my own. Sometimes I wish I could drive a little mini front loader into my kids bedrooms, scoop them up when their alarms go off and drop them onto the ground.  Nothing seems to wake them up!  Well, I take […]

Basic Roast Turkey with Root Vegetables

Roast Turkey with Root Vegetables

I had the most interesting conversation with a Canadian friend the other day.  I said something about her celebrating Canadian Thanksgiving this week and she told me it wasn’t until next week.  I “hmmm’d” to myself and went home to Google it.  It appears she will be eating her feast a week after the rest […]

Apple Walnut Rice Pudding using #SuccessRice

this post was written on behalf of Success® Rice School. Sports. Lessons. Work. Family Time.  My day is full to the point that it can be overwhelming to think about coming up with a quick meal or dessert for the family to eat.  At times like these, especially now that Fall weather is here, I […]

Fudgy Peanut Butter Bars

It’s a new week and my calendar is blessedly empty.  I still have regular things like teaching piano lessons, volunteering at my daughter’s school and church activities, but there are no extra appointments, no company coming, nothing!!  I feel so free!  I am sure that by tomorrow the kids will mention a few extra things […]

Apple Cinnamon Cake

Apple Cinnamon Cake

I have had this recipe  for Apple Cinnamon Cake printed out and ready to be made for years.  I saw this cake with globs of apple pie filling in the middle and it screamed “MAKE ME!!!”  Like many of you, however, I printed the recipe and then it slowly made its way into a pile […]

Celebrating Family with Bar-S

Bar-S Hot Dogs 100 Days of Summer

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Bar-S Foods for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. My family has been enjoying Bar-S products for decades.  Cookouts have marked family reunions, graduations, birthdays and other big events. Wherever we have lived in the USA,  Bar-S hot dogs have made an appearance at […]