Mediterranean and Brussels Sprouts

I had a class to attend this weekend in Pittsburgh. It was about “taking care of #1”. The speaker was great. Very interesting and knowledgeable about her topic…which, is a good thing when she is supposed to be able to speak about it for several hours 😉 Anyway, one of her main points to get…

KAF Flourless Chocolate Cake

The other day I came down with a craving….that one that is only satisfied by delicious, smooth, rich chocolate. I surveyed my options and the only sweet thing in the house were some sugar-free Werther’s hard candy, which are good, but definitely not satisfying when the chocolate craving strikes. I wanted something quick and easy….

(Ridiculously) Easy Low Carb Lunch

I love to make desserts. Anything baked, sweet, bready… I love them. I also love to eat them… of course. I do however, restrain myself a lot and try to eat low carb most of the time. My true weakness, at least right now, are doughnuts. Mmmmm…. I love doughnuts. Chocolate iced…with sprinkles! I just…

Back where I come from

I like to get around…. not like that! I just mean, I’ve been out of the county I was raised in. Around here it’s not uncommon that some people haven’t. My husband knew a family that the only time they left the county (I’m not kidding) was to drive an hour away to do Christmas…

Twisted Tropical Hot Cross Buns

Easter is quickly approaching! I love Easter… it’s a sign of all things clean and new. Ya know that hymn, All Things Bright and Beautiful?…. Anyway, it always feels like the “light at the end of the tunnel” as far as the winter doldrums we suffer from here in the northeast. Some days I seriously…

In the beginning

Hey everyone! So, this is completely new to me. I never envisioned myself a blogger. Actually, when someone said they were a blogger, I didn’t even really know what that meant! I’m still unsure. What I do know is that I’m learning. I haven’t set my mind to exactly what this is going to be…….