Honor Mom and Grandma Table on Mother’s Day yesterday was set by the children. My son in law prepared the meal with help from the girls. made with love When Jim and I arrived the table was set. Once Meg called and said she was held up at work so go ahead and eat; the … Read More about Honor Mom and Grandma Table on Mother’s Day
Eight tasks to begin making Meg’s house move in ready is just for the work she is doing prior to movng in. Making lists at different stages will help us to stayed focused on all the to do’s ahead. The azalea bloomed! Doesn’t it look pretty against the grey and black exterior? Anyone who has … Read More about 8 Tasks to Begin Making Meg’s House Move In Ready
How does shopping turn into a date? It all started when Jim said. ‘I’m going to Target.” Wait!! What? The man doesn’t go to Target. I go to Target, not him. Can I go too? We only have one car and I do like going places with my husband! He made me wait while he … Read More about How Does Shopping Turn Into a Date?
Starting the organic gardening planting is happening! Jim plans ahead for what to plant every year. Jim is an organic gardener. He composts. He is careful to use only organic materials. His care means delicious vegetables for us! meet our organic gardener and landscaper My husband, Jim is our gardener and landscape designer. Once he … Read More about Starting the Organic Garden
This week Meg will be the proud owner of this little gem of a house! Isn’t it cute? I think it has a cottage look. Do you? The front looks so stylish and welcoming with its great exterior color and shiny black shutters but like a lot of little gems….it needs some polishing. Okay, a … Read More about Meg’s Cute New Older House
It was Mother’s Day. It was a particularly special one in DC with most of our children, our son-in-law and soon to be daughter-in law. It was a feast of love and food. Robert invited us down for Mother’s Day. He booked rooms for us in the hotel that was part of his … Read More about Mother’s Day Brunch Goodness!
Stuffed ham and swiss roll ups with fresh fruit Having company for the weekend? easy blast from the past meal Here is a quick easy blast from the past meal with an update. Stuffed rollups with deli ham and swiss cheese! Delicious, Easy to make. Easy to serve. Easy clean up. Perfect. When our adult … Read More about Easy Quick Eats for Family and Company
Meg loves to bake. She is learning to make our favorites from the past and new ones that catch her fancy! Last night she was explaining that she wanted to build a list of recipes she likes. Gosh, that is a goal of mine for this blog… to record and share family … Read More about Sour Cream Bundt Cake for Summer Baking
Easter Sunday gathering Easter is a glorious occasion. For my family, we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. Most years we typically are able to spend some time together during this celebratory time. This year we were able to go to church. Last Easter, it was a cold dreary day with clouds and rain. No church. … Read More about Celebrating Easter Together
Easter is coming! How many of you ar serving ham or even Sunday’s traditional roast beef? Do you want a new side dish that is easy to make from fresh green beans for a burst of flavor? This one is for you! If you are like me, I often find a new recipe to serve … Read More about Flavor Burst for Common Green Bean