Monthly Archives: December 2014

Ice Cream Cone Cactus

Remember these slide holders? I used to buy them in multi-hundred lots. Where are they all today?

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Brie Burger

What? You don’t see the Brie? We each snacked on a small sliver of it while waiting for the burgers to cook. The Swiss cheese on the burgers melted just fabulously, and oozed down the sides just right. So delicious! … Continue reading

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Morph Soup

Golly – where to start . . . Well, this was my lunch today. There was another plate that looked just like this one, only with lots more soup, right next to mine. Does your town have a “failed restaurant … Continue reading

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Broccoli Soup – Deluxe

This is a rough draft of a soup I have in mind for a company dinner next Sunday. I thought I would give it a test run today, and the result was sooooo good, I fear that duplication will not … Continue reading

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BBQ Chicken and Kale, with Mash

We gave away our BBQ grill because we never used it, but we do actually like BBQ a lot. I’m probably doing it all wrong, but here is how I make juicy BBQ chicken. Roast a chicken in a Nesco … Continue reading

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DIY: Buttermilk

I know . . . this looks just like our usual Special Sunday Breakfast . . . and it is. What is different is that I have again taken up making up my own buttermilk. The pancakes look happier to … Continue reading

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The Last Rose of Summer

Just before the “yard beautician” came to give our bushes their last haircut of the year, I found two roses and two rosebuds on our rose tree. They cried out to be immortalized. There was a small leaf hopper enjoying … Continue reading

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