Showing posts from March, 2013

Friday Link Party #10

Happy weekend everyone!  I'm looking forward to celebrating Easter with family this weekend.  We'll also be celebrating my son's 17th birthday.  His birthday is actually on April 1st, but we're celebrating on Saturday.  I hope that you have a happy and fun … Read more

DIY TARDIS and Dalek Doctor Who Paper Crafts

I'm a huge fan of British television and Doctor Who in particular.
For those of you who don't know what Doctor who is, it's a science fiction television series about a being (The Doctor) from Gallifrey.  His world has been destroyed, so he travels all of time a… Read more

Gluten Free Banana Pancakes

Banana pancakes recipe

Wouldn't you like to wake up and have this for breakfast?

I found the recipe for these banana pancakes here and here.  It's a simple recipe.  Just mash a banana and add an egg along with some salt and cinnamon to taste.  Then cook in a lightly… Read more

Friday Link Party #9

Happy weekend everyone!  And happy spring too! I thought spring would never arrive, but I'm beginning to see signs of spring everywhere I look.  These beautiful daffodils are in my backyard.

This week I shared how to keep strawberries fresh longer.
I also shared a rec… Read more

Book Review: Wanderlust A Love Affair with Five Continents

I used to read so much more before Pinterest took over my life!  I have a long list of books I want to read so I figured I'd better get busy and I had time while I was on spring break.  
Wanderlust A Love Affair with Five Continents is an interesting memoir about a wom… Read more

How To Keep Strawberries Fresh

How to keep strawberries fresh
In an earlier post, I wrote about how much I love strawberries.  On Pinterest, I found a way to keep them fresh longer.

One of my favorite comedians is Eddy Izzard and in one of his skits, he talks about going to the grocery store and buying al… Read more

Strawberry Pie

Strawberry pie recipe

One of my favorite memories is visiting my grandparents in Michigan during the summer.  We would go to the strawberry farm and pick fresh strawberries from the fields.  This was a real novelty for me since I grew up in the desert where strawberries jus… Read more

Copy Cat Chick-Fil-A Chicken Sandwich

Chick-Fil-A Sandwhich recipe
I love Chick-Fil-A chicken sandwiches!  I don't know anyone who doesn't, except for my son and he's just crazy.  I have several Chick-Fil-A copy-cat recipes pinned to my Pinterest recipe board, but I decided to make this one from The… Read more

Happy Hour #10 Kahlua & Coke Ice Cream Float

This idea for a Kahlua and Coke ice cream float comes from Gina at The Shabby Creek Cottage and OMG is it good!  Way better than the vootbeer float I made a couple of weeks ago. 
Just fill a big frosty mug with vanilla ice cream, add a shot of Kahlua, and pour the Coke ov… Read more