May 18, 2018
A large bowl filled with strawberries, blueberries, pineapple tidbits, grapes, kiwi, bananas and mandarin oranges. A citrus glaze is poured over top and tossed in gently.

Quick And Easy Citrus Glazed Fresh Fruit Salad

  Quick And Easy Citrus Glazed Fresh Fruit Salad Have you wondered how to keep a fruit salad fresh, including the bananas? This Quick And […]
July 18, 2017
Mascarpone Custard Ice Cream

Mascarpone Custard Style Ice Cream

This is a rich and delicious custard style ice cream.  The addition of the marscarpone cheese makes this dessert gourmet and fabulous to serve anytime. […]
June 15, 2017
Grandparents and Summer Fun

WHY Should I Spend Time With MY Grand-kids?

Strengthening bonds between grandparents and grandchildren of all ages is not just a good idea, but it’s critical to family stability.   Your children will find […]
August 19, 2015
Water Games for ALL Ages playing with squirt guns, batting at filled water balloons with plastic baseball bats, playing on a slip and slide, water relays and other water games

EASY Water Games for EVERYONE!

 EASY Water Games for EVERYONE Looking for easy water games for everyone to play?   Something that the old and the young can do together? Activities […]
August 22, 2013
Tomato, Cucumber and Chive Salad

Tasty Tomato, Cucumber and Chive Salad

Garden bursting to overflowing and need a fantastic recipe? Well, this fits the bill, is a simple one that I’ve made for years and it sings […]
July 10, 2013
Make it yourself Orange Julius

Copy Cat Orange Julius

The original recipe came from a 4-H cook book I used to teach my kids from when they were young.      I tweaked it a […]
July 10, 2013
tropical lemonade

Tropical Lemonade

Can’t travel to the islands? No problem. I created this refreshing drink that will bring the scent of tropical flowers, sea breezes and relaxing days […]
June 25, 2013
A cold pasta salad using rotini pasta that has grapes, celery, crisp apples, smokey Gouda cheese and toasted almonds. All topped with a creamy poppy seed mayonnaise dressing for a perfect dish

Best Chicken Pasta Salad

My husband and I love a really good pasta salad, so I tweaked and experimented and created the Best Chicken Pasta Salad, which I named after […]