Girls Stay-at-home Retreat #friends #comfortfood #crafts

This past week I was gone all week to stay with a friend. It has been a year since I went to stay. The week went by much too fast. Menu wise we ate simple comfort food meals. Monday: Was Chicken fajitas and nachos. I…

Floods and Food #mississippimud #cake #beef #Menuplanning Monday

It has been a very wet winter for us here along the Mississippi River. I live in Missouri but at the tip where the river is all around us. The river never got low this summer and with all the rain it has been over…

BINGO! #treats #giveaway

This week I went with my husband to see his mom. She is getting up there in years but in great health. He needed to do a bit of cleaning of leaves on her porch and deck and a few small things. We got here…

On the Menu #soup #dijonchicken #pizzastuffedshells

I know i have been slack on blogging lately. last year there were lots of sickness and family issues and I couldn’t find the time. I decided to bring back a few of my favorites. I am going to do On The Menu a little…

Don’t be Chicken #cookonceeatmore #makeaheadmeals #awriterslife

  I am always trying to find ways to feed my family, stay on a budget, come up with different meals, and make the meals faster, leaving me more time for writing and working on decluttering the house. That is why I am talking about cooking…