Neighbor Gifts

Do you need a last minute neighbor gift? How about making a batch of quick bread. We chose to do a Chocolate bread. so good and yummy. I found the recipe here Triple Chocolate Quick Bread Ingredients: 1-1/2 cups miniature semisweet chocolate chips, divided 1/2 cup butter, softened 2/3 cup packed brown sugar 2 eggs… Read More »


Gourmet Instant Hot Cocoa

I love a good cup of Hot Cocoa.  So, do my kids.  To make things quick and easy I usually just keep some packets of instant Hot Chocolate on hand.  But sometimes I want a more grown-up, decadent taste. I decided to experiment with the things I had on hand.  I fixed my cup of… Read More »



Last week the kids and I had a fun morning of picking peaches. They are so WONDERFUL, JUICY, and TASTY, so full of flavor your mouth hurts when you bite into them. There is nothing like eating a peach picked ripe from the tree. It is pure Heaven! To keep some of the Heavenly taste… Read More »