My first two slow cooker recipes were a huge success! I created the pot roast and lasagna recipes myself. They both worked on the first try and… I got cocky. After that I made 4 different recipes that were all terrible. And they actually got worse and worse. Huh? 1. A breakfast casserole that was… Continue reading Tuesday Trials: A Slow Cooker Confessional
My progress on the book has fallen behind. I have decided to go the self-publishing route. I decided that quite some time ago. Then, I started looking into what is involved with self-publishing and was just completely overwhelmed. I know it is challenging for anyone but I feel that a cookbook has extra challenges. Layout,… Continue reading Tales of the Cookbook V: Self-Publish Anyone?
Well the kids are at Camp Grandma & Grandpa this week. It is weird to be at home without them for so long. And it is soooo quiet. I miss them like crazy but we know they are all having a great time together; we are having a great time too. We have golfed (I… Continue reading Sonoma Wine Dinner at Olive + Oak
Happy Father’s Day weekend everyone. You may recall that my husband loves sandwiches! So, we celebrate both Father’s Day and his birthday with “Sandwich Week.” Because of a work conference and other events going on this week he is getting a little shorted. Instead of a sandwich “week” he is getting more of a sandwich… Continue reading Happy Father’s Day
I had the greatest weekend last weekend! I had a long weekend with my college roommate, Courtney, and her family in the burbs of Philadelphia. I arrived late Thursday evening. Friday her kids went to school and we had a girlie day. I never have girlie days so it was a treat to get a… Continue reading Yo! Philly!