A Visit With My Aunt Hilda

I will never forget the time my aunt Hilda had cooked a meal for my family. She sat with me and we talked about life, food, and family. If I could describe her, she always seemed proper to me; giving her all in whatever she did. She loved her husband and children immensely, and had … Continue reading A Visit With My Aunt Hilda

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Broccoli Cheddar Soup in a Bread Bowl…O.M.Goodness!

This past Monday was a perfect day for Broccoli Cheddar soup. I wasn't aware of what the weather was going to be like, and when I saw that we had icy rain…again, I felt I was being jerked around. Last week we had seen the 70ºs! I'm looking forward for spring's official arrival, March 20th. … Continue reading Broccoli Cheddar Soup in a Bread Bowl…O.M.Goodness!

Thinking of Summer Days

It was the third day of the ice/snow storm which hit our region last week...and I was about to eat everything in sight. I was beginning to feel the signs of 'cabin fever' and so were my two little ones. o.O Finally I thought if I bake something, I could distract myself for another day … Continue reading Thinking of Summer Days

Chocolate Cream Pie

My husband's birthday was this past week, and I had asked him what kind of cake he would like. He requested a Chocolate Cream Pie. I must confess, I've never even seen one before; only in The Help and  Julie & Julia. I reached out to my cousin Roxanne on Facebook for a recipe. Back home, she is … Continue reading Chocolate Cream Pie

Tex-Mex Beef Tacos

When my youngest sister got engaged, she requested Tex-Mex Beef Tacos with all the fixings for her engagement party. It was going to be held in Tulsa, OK and I was ecstatic about the whole event. Between my other two sisters and I, we made it happen. At the end of the day we were … Continue reading Tex-Mex Beef Tacos