Little League Baseball is a part of our boys’ lives as much as ice cream is to summer.
We live baseball for much of April, May and June. Then we turn around and do it all over again in August and September. Our family loves the game, and we love watching our kids play their hearts out.
2016 is the year of the cicada bug’s emerge from a seventeen year slumber.
In my neck-of-the-woods, it’s obvious that these bulgy-eyed critters are back in town.
If you have never seen this bug be thankful, it’s quite unattractive.
Today we remember.
As I watched our hometown parade this morning, I remember.
I was in the mood for a burger today.
Not just any burger, a NON-BURGER burger!
It started a little over 3 months ago before Valentine’s Day.
I got an idea to surprise my boys by leaving them a note on their bedroom doors. I thought I would leave them a note every day leading up to Valentine’s Day. The note was in the shape of a heart and it started out with the phrase, “I love you because.” Every day I would leave an Continue reading
Crisp with a burst of fresh citrus.
I have mentioned in the past that I love, love, love wines from Chile! I have a crush on both red and white varietals from the Maule and Colchagua Valleys.
I found a new love and it happens to be a super hero.
This super hero whom I am in love with happens to be a vegetable. Yes, I said a vegetable.
Dear banquet room and conference center chefs,
I will start out by saying that I write this post in a most sincere manner. I highly regard your culinary knowledge and skills, and in no way am I diluting your cookery abilities. Continue reading
It’s Fat Tuesday again!
Every year, for 40 years strong, my mother lovingly makes Pączki, and this year was no different. You may recall that last year I wrote a blog post about the pączki tradition we have here in my family. If you are new to my blog, here it is for your reading indulgence.
Happy Fat Tuesday 2016!