Do you want a Hamburger …. Patty ?

My daughter called me when I was living in California. She was laughing so hard she could hardly talk. finally she settled down long enough to tell me about Zac. He was 5 at the time and had just been diagnosed with Juvenile Diabetes. He came running into the house and got on the stool Continue reading →

Whipped Cream Dyed Easter Eggs

So with Easter right around the corner I thought it would be fun to have the little ones over and dye some Easter eggs. There are so many new ways to dye eggs now it is great but I thought that this one using whipped cream sounded like fun and easy for the little kids too. Have Continue reading →

It Sure Is Blurry

My granddaughter Katelyn who lives with me and is now going to be 13 in June this year has made me smile and laugh many times. The one most funny moments I remember was when I was taking her to kindergarten one day on a spring misty morning. The fog was low and air damp. Continue reading →

Ingenious Band-Aid

When our grandson, Dom, was about 3 years old, he was at our house one day, along with several of our grands. They were all outside playing, when Dom came running into the house asking where the Band-Aids were. I figured he had gotten hurt, as is usually the case, so I told him where Continue reading →

Valentines Day Treat

The month of Love and Valentines Day can be a happy day or a sad day for many. I am trying to be a bit more lovely this year and found this recipe that looks to yummy not to try. I am hoping to make it for all my loved ones and hope they feel Continue reading →

Delicious Cranberry Avocado Salad

This is another great vegetarian option that can go with any meal … or have it as your main meal. The flavours are great and its a beauty to look at too. Love the easy home-made dressing too .. I put it on all sorts of salads. Check out the yummy recipe here :  http://www.thecafesucrefarine.com/2011/12/three-holiday-must-have-recipes-day-2.html 

Yummy No-bake Energy Balls

I have many times through the day when I am wanting a nice little snack and they are not always healthy.. 🙁 so I am trying to keep lots of healthy snacks around the house and un-healthy snacks out of the house. Found this tasty recipe and its great and  I can also change the ingredients to Continue reading →

Easy Italian Quinoa Salad

One of my granddaughters is a vegetarian so I try to make special foods and dishes for her when she comes over. Today I tried making this easy Italian / greek quinoa salad and it was a hit with everyone. Yummy nutty flavour and fills you up too. There are so many variations of  this Continue reading →

Foods to Fight Aging

I know aging is a natural thing and we cant stop it……. but I am all about helping to slow it with any natural options. Check out this article and find some yummy foods that help fight the signs of aging. There are lots of options and you will probably be surprised by some of the foods as Continue reading →