Monthly Archives: April 2008

BBQ Sauce and an update on some of today’s recipes….

Ok, first of all, here is the other BBQ Sauce recipe that I promised in my last post. This recipe is from “Cooking Thin with Chef Kathleen” by Kathleen Daelemans.   I adore Kathleen’s recipes, and have actually met her … Continue reading

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In our kitchen this weekend….

Hi all,   Well, this weekend D is smokin’!    What????   Remember, last year, we got him a smoker/bbq that he’d been wanting for Father’s Day.   Well, after not having used it for quite some time now, we are using it today….and … Continue reading

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Did you know?

Ok, for the past several months I have really enjoyed getting Everyday Food magazine.  Well, tonight I found out while perusing Martha Stewart’s website that there is an Everyday Food tv show on PBS!   Here is the link to find … Continue reading

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Are you “going green”?

One of the very easy ways to be more environmentally conscience is to stop using all of those plastic grocery bags that are abundant across this country.   I have a number of tote bags and reusable grocery bags that I … Continue reading

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Today in our home….Friday, 4/18/08

Today I’m not babysitting, the little guy’s parents have the day off today to spend loving on their little man, SO I’m going to take advantage of it and get some organizing/deep cleaning projects done around here!   So here’s what … Continue reading

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Another awesome leftover remake….

This past weekend while I was out of town D made a crockpot roast for dinner on Saturday night.   It was a large roast and they had some leftovers, so I decided to use it to make something special for … Continue reading

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What can happen when you start with?

a bowl of shrimp that is marinating in 3 Tbsp. lemon juice, lemon zest from 1/2 lemon, 1 tsp. hot sauce (I prefer the flavor of Franks Red Hot Sauce), and 4 cloves of garlic (I cut the shrimp in … Continue reading

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Gotta brag on my hubby….

Ok, I have the opportunity to brag on my honey a little 🙂   My husband was bitten by the drama bug as a child….he was a “professional” actor as a teen (getting paid for doing local theatre productions, as well … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s produce basket…..

Here’s yesterday’s produce basket…… In my basket this week I got: carrots strawberries (YAY!!!!!!!!!  First time this week….oh, SOOOO yummy!!!!!) oranges red potatoes (new potatoes YUM) asparagus beets baby bok choy sugar snap peas lemons borage flowers lettuce fresh garlic … Continue reading

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God is GOOD!!!!!!

…..and yes, I know that you know that, and I know that, but this weekend he showed me just how good He is!   This past several weeks my co-leader (for our women’s Bible study) and I have been under attack … Continue reading

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