Category Archives: Recipes

Foodie Friday – Sylvan Beach Summer Soup

. Once again, while looking for one thing I found something completely different…. Back in college, I got a little recipe booklet from the Imperial Sugar company which was full of recipes from around the state of Texas. One of … Continue reading

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Foodie Friday – Loaves and “Fish” Sticks

. Since my favorite fella has a birthday coming up, I thought it might be nice to share the recipe of one of his all-time favorites with everyone. Way back in the day, Paul’s Grandma Nettie started making this recipe for her family.  Being … Continue reading

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Foodie Friday Saturday – Bacon-Wrapped Corn on the Cob

  Okay, so one day we had some leftover corn on the cob….    

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Happy Birthday, America! (2014)

. “When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to … Continue reading

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Foodie Friday – Red Lobster’s Cheddar Biscuits

. Years ago, we used to go to Red Lobster and pig out on their Cheddar Biscuits. Unfortunately, when we had to start eating gluten-free, we had to say “Goodbye” to those yummy bites of heaven. Thankfully, I found this … Continue reading

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Foodie Friday – “Tasty Bugs” for Kids

. Delight your kids with these nutritious and fun snack recipes that are sure to make them smile! Tasty Bugs Ingredients: 1 to 2 boxes (1.65 ounces each) any flavor WONKA NERDS Candies 2 red apples 1 bunch celery 1  bag shredded carrots … Continue reading

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Foodie Friday: Quick and Easy Crab Cakes

I don’t remember where I originally found this recipe, but this very quickly became one of our family’s favorites – it’s sinfully easy to make, and oh, so delicious: Rated: Prep Time: 15 Minutes Cook Time: 12 Minutes Servings: 4

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June 6, 1944: The Beginning of the End

Truly, a day that turned the tide of the war in Europe: Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen of the Allied Expeditionary Force! You are about to embark upon a great crusade, toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes … Continue reading

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The Day That All Moms Dread…..

Well, I knew this day had to come – it comes around every year. The day that all kids look forward to. and all mothers dread. That’s right, folks – the Last Day of School is here….. . . Oh, … Continue reading

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Foodie Friday: Jack’s Delicious Asparagus

. Our friend Jack brought this to a friend’s annual Memorial Day get-together a few years ago, so I thought I’d share the recipe: . Jack’s Delicious Asparagus 1 T. butter 1 T. olive oil 1 bunch fresh asparagus, trimmed 1/2 red onion, sliced 1/2 … Continue reading

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