The Pains of Puppy Dogs and Childbirth – Thank God He Gave us Brains to Forget Them Both

We had an adopted yellow Lab names Wilson. There’s the little lad to the left. We were the fourth owners in two years. The picture may be a little blurry... Read More

Christmas Sticker Shock – A Funny or Sad Story from a Public School

So far I have been blogging about food, ideas and other inspirational thoughts, but I haven’t done a friendly rant. This is my first rant about life. I find some... Read More

25 Christmas Ideas from Recipes, Decorations and Activities to Help Inspire You and Not Feel Overwhelmed this Christmas Season

I have to confess that every December I would let myself get caught up in the hustle and bustle of the season. Instead of being joyful, I was burning the... Read More

Recipes Aren’t Just About Casseroles, Cookies or Cakes – Recipes are Legacies

We are in the process of losing an entire generation. Every time we get together with my husband’s family, usually over a meal, there is mention of, “Mother’s chocolate chip... Read More

Turkey Recipe – Casserole – Quick, Easy, Delicious

This casserole is my version of the classic Turkey Tetrazzini. I just made this last night and it turned out to be delicious. My husband and son can vouch for... Read More

Last Minute Turkey Tips – Taking the Metal Piece Out of the Turkey

The hardest part of preparing a turkey is getting it out of the silly bag! Then it’s taking the metal or plastic piece out of the turkey. Removing the Metal... Read More

Overcoming Fear of How to Cook a Turkey – Everything you Need to Know about Preparing the Perfect Turkey – Fear no More!

If you are afraid of cooking a turkey, you’ve come to the right place. I describe everything you need to know to cook the perfect turkey. Thanksgiving is one of... Read More

Feeling Overwhelmed and Stressed Out? – I’ve Got an Answer

A very wise person told me that there is no such thing as being overwhelmed –  it’s a lack of setting priorities.  Think about that for a little while. If... Read More

The Wilson Chronicles – A Labrador Retriever Finds His Forever Home

I lost my best friend and furry assistant, Duffy, the Golden retriever on Halloween.It was actually 4AM the next day, which made it All Saints Day.That was appropriate as All... Read More

Susan Boyle from Britains Got Talent – A True Beauty

You’d have to be totally unplugged from electronic media to have not heard this story over the last week. Susan Boyle is a 47 year old, single, unemployed woman who... Read More