The New Norm

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I have been very lax in my blogging….. Life interrupted and other things took precedence. Now here we are and Life has interrupted again. Not the most pleasant of times, but a time to think and learn. How to reinvent your self, adapt and continue to see the glass half full. It is time to …

Sticky Buns

Desserts, Meals, Recipes

All Things Sweet. Not to long in the distant past I used to take my kids to the mall. It helped past the time especially on hot summer days. They were young, so it wasn’t about shopping, it was all about the Water fountains and the food!!! First, I would take them to the little …

Peach Cookie with Italian Cream

Desserts, Recipes

How often do you see a picture of something that evokes a wonderful memory?

Corn Fritters an Anytime Treat!!!

Desserts, Food, Main Course, Meals, Photo Gallery, Recipes

An oldie but goodie. Corn Fritters! A great variation on pankakes. Sweet summertime corn in a light and flavorful batter. Such a quick effortless meal. That you can’t seem to get enough of. Fresh corn from your local farm stand will make this meal outstanding… We freeze our corn each year so this is a …

Ragu Sauce

Main Course, Meals, Recipes

With the Summer winding down my thoughts begin to wander to all things fall. I am a fall baby, born in October, and I do love my sweaters!! When I think of all things fall I think of deep, rich and flavorful meals. Soups, Sauces and hardy Sandwiches. Now that my mother lives with us, …

What’s in a perfect Veggie Burger??

Food, Main Course, Meals, Photo Gallery, Recipes, Sandwiches

Bottom line, making your own veggie burger is an art. I have tried many different variations. Some worked some didn’t. Then I found a great recipe… I wish I could take credit for this recipe but sadly I can’t. What I can take credit for is finding it and passing it along to anyone interest …

The Wonders of Tomato Soup

History, Meals, Recipes, Soup

Have you ever wondered why you don’t eat Tomato Soup more often?!? Each year we can our Tomatoes and always say we will make fresh Tomato Soup. This was the year!! What a treat. The tomato flavor is amazing not acidic just a mild tomato flavor. I did a little research on the Tomato, and …

Italian Eggplant Parmesan

Food, Main Course, Meals, Recipes

If you love Eggplant Parmesan this is the recipe for you. All the flavor with 1/2 the calories. A few years back I was on a quest to lose weight but I wanted to Enjoy the Journey. So I went on a hunt for all my favorite recipes and created low calorie recipes with lots …

Pizza Galletta’s Galley style

Food, Main Course, Photo Gallery, Recipes

I have been asked to write about and pass along our family recipes for Homemade Pizza. I have made Pizza for years and the crust is always good but it is never quite the same. Some time xtra crispy and some times too bread like, so I decided to go right to the source. My …

Salted Caramel Rice Krispie Treats

Desserts, Recipes

  Can’t even tell you how addictive these little treats are. You can’t just eat one… I had a very good friend ask me for the recipe so I decided to put it on my Website.  I first found the original recipe on Pinterest and then it was no where to be found, but I …