3 Easy Peasy Recipes

“I don’t like gourmet cooking or “this” cooking or “that” cooking. I like good cooking.” ~James Beard I’ve been saving these little recipes for quite some time so I could eventually share them with you. Every day I kind of flip past them when I’m paging through the eight bazillion ideas I have on my…

A Day for Grapes

“We hear of the conversion of water into wine at the marriage in Cana as of a miracle.  But this conversion is, through the goodness of God, made every day before our eyes.  Behold the rain which descends from heaven upon our vineyards, and which incorporates itself with the grapes, to be changed into wine; …

Book Review-The Mercy of Thin Air

When I was going through book titles deciding what one to review next I could hardly believe that I’d somehow forgotten to tell you about this book. It’s one of my favorites. Such a beautiful book. A perfect springtime or “beach bag” read for summer… A historical take on Alice Sebold’s “The Lovely Bones,” “The…

Princess Party

“Why, it’s like a dream. A wonderful dream come true.” ~Cinderella I’m thinking about party themes today. I filled out, addressed, and stamped the invites to my grandbaby Madeline’s birthday party and got them all in the mail yesterday. I can’t believe she’s already going to be one! How time flies.We’re doing her party in…

Movie Review-Charlie Bartlett

“People like you are the reason people like me need medication.” ~Tagline from the movie Charlie Bartlett Andie and I watched this movie a couple days ago and really liked it. Smart, funny, dark humor. Jam packed with lovable characters. Summary- The kids at Western Summit High have “issues,” and newcomer Charlie Bartlett is coming…