Category Archives: #LOVE

Troy and Crochet

Troy loves to lay his head on a four inch head band that I crocheted out of Lion Brand Homespun® Yarn, color Montana Sky. Doesn’t he look so comfortable and adorable? Advertisements

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Another Strawberry Cake

Remember the last strawberry cake I made for the kitties?  Well, I wanted to try a few things different.  In my latest strawberry cake, I did use strawberry gelatin in the sponge, but I didn’t use any fresh strawberries.  Instead, … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Our Easter Cake

in reverse order.  I wanted so much to make the sponge with pineapple and put crush pineapple in the frosting.   But there was too much protest.  So, in the end, it was white sponge and white frosting.  I had … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Our Easter Tree

in reverse order.. We probably need more green. Also, over the years I have been slipping when it comes to finding after-Easter sales on tree ornaments. I found those few eggs about ten years ago, and those little decorations and … Continue reading

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Steak, Kale, and Potatoes

If you want steak and cannot afford a choice cut, the next best thing is to make a dish that has steak pieces in it.  With my latest dish, I used London Broil (A.K.A. English steak, Swiss steak, beef chuck … Continue reading

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Pulled Pork

If you need to stretch a piece of meat to provide for a lot of people, pulled pork is a very suitable option. One 7-8 lb. shoulder/pork butt can make plenty of sliders. We got our last pork shoulder/butt for $1.49 … Continue reading

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Strawberry Cake

Once I told the children I was making a strawberry cake, they were like hound dogs on the porch waiting for a bacon fry up. For this cake, it falls into the category of, “doctoring up a box cake mix.”  … Continue reading

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Blueberry Blizzard Cupcakes

During the blizzard this morning, I made the children some cupcakes. Being that person, that dreadful person that causes the children to groan at times, I try very hard not to throw food out. I knew I wanted the frosting … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Heart Magnets

Today, I made five cute little St. Patrick’s Day heart magnets for the refrigerator. I’ve been going through drawers, cabinets, and boxes purging for a nice spring clean. Within a week or two there will not be one tiny little … Continue reading

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Troy Needs Yarn Too

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