Farewell Summer

School has begun again, for those that are attending. The air is cooler these days. The smell of rain has filled my home for the past two days. The wind has picked up so I’ve been enjoying the fresh breeze blowing through the open windows. I had to sleep with a blanket over the sheets … Continue reading

An Appetizer Must for Every Gathering

It’s almost officially summer and that means more BBQ gatherings with family and friends. If you’re looking for something new to share with everyone give these stuffed dates a try. They’re kind of like an inside out stuffed jalapeno wrapped with eggplant bacon. Stuffed jalapenos are one of my favorite appetizers, but I haven’t had … Continue reading

Plastic Cup Fruit Pops

All through my pregnancy I have been craving fruit. Fresh fruit, dried fruit, frozen fruit, any kind of fruit. Once it started getting hot and before we got our swamp cooler going I had to have a fruit pop every night before bed to cool down. We were buying those Outshine bars but making popsicles … Continue reading