All Grown-Up?

I was struck by something funny the other day as my husband and I prepared our Easter dinner a day early for a change. Ready for my big revelation? I think that we are officially all grown-up now. How’s that for news? Not really news, is it? I realize that that statement may sound silly …

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More Than Just Potato Cakes

If you are a pet lover like me, you know that we won’t stop at anything to show love unto our furry or feathery or slithery type friends. Personally, I like to stick with the first two groups of pets, whereas things that are slithery (or leathery or prickly or... ) are best left to …

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Pineapple Bars

  Since I have absolutely no idea how to share a picture in someone else's comment box (is that even possible?), I am posting this recipe for Irene, courtesy of mysliceofmexico.ca, in response to a similar recipe that she recently shared on her site. https://mysliceofmexico.ca/2020/05/18/pineapple-bars-old-fashioned-sweet-treats/ My mom used to make these pineapple-filled cookies when I …

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The Art & Yumminess of Pie-Ironing (Warning: Don’t Lick the Screen:-)

What a great way to start a morning, especially if you are an outdoor/camping enthusiast like us!  And, tell me that you cannot smell the 'cinnamon-y' goodness emanating through the screen from this wonderful little cast iron cooker used over an open fire.  I swear that I can still smell it or maybe it's just my …

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