My first Date

I was a strange kid! So glad I am normal now,err sorta. I was born in Kankakee, Illinois. There was not a lot going on there in the 80’s. There  was 1 place off of the last exit on Interstate 57– The Redwood Inn  it was not a Buffet it was a SMORGASBOARD! It seemed … Continue reading

Pan Pizza…sorta

I picked this at the grocery this week. This was a friday night regular at our house when I was a kid and I thought it would be fun. So it is time for dinner and I realize…I don’t have any pans. I mean I used all my cookie sheets and pizza pans for the … Continue reading

Coffee, Tea and Me

I started drinking coffee at the ripe old age of 11. I used to ride a church bus early on Sunday mornings to pick up kids for Sunday school. That old bus never warmed up! I would get a cup ‘o burnt Amoco coffee just to warm my fingers…. I love coffee. I remember my … Continue reading

Blanket of White

Today I bundled up in the hubs hunting coat and gloves and set out to shovel the driveway. I have a case of stage 4 cabin fever. I have showed you how beautiful it is here in spring, summer and fall so I thought I would show you winter. I went out grumbling, snow and … Continue reading

Feed My Starving Children

“Mom I’m hungry”  I hear that before I even get the dishes done. I have 3 thriving, nourished, spoiled, healthy sons. I am blessed. Blessed to have things some women never dream of. Clean water, a home, medicine and food. Our church had a fundraiser last week for this wonderful charity fmsc.org. A raffle and … Continue reading