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…

Quickie Time #handheld food #fastfoodathome #frugal

I am still trying to get in the swing of a schedule. This past week was better but I am still struggling. My friend and I have started walking in the evenings so that has put a hamper in mealtime. She doesn’t get off work…

Hot Stuff! #menuplanning #electricpressurecooker #airfryer #easy #Jalepeno

It is still hot here. At first, it looked like an early fall then suddenly it’s back to mid 90’s. My garden didn’t do well at all this year, but I had a few bell peppers, just got a couple of small tomatoes and one…

Smokin good #easymeals #smoker #setandforget# #frugal

Like I the rest of my life, this past month I have gotten out of the habit of cooking. I am slowly coming around. Since yesterday was labor day and a lot of people celebrate by cookouts, grilling, BBQ or something along that line I…