Letting Go of Christmas Expectations and the Stress

Merry Christmas to everyone, I hope you are having a wonderful holiday season. As you eat prime rib, turkey, and open gifts from your family and friends are you thinking this Christmas is not meeting expectations? Is it different, are Read More …

M&M Christmas Pretzels, a Holiday Tradition

Countdown to Christmas: M&M Pretzels In addition to Christmas cookies, I also make Christmas pretzels, AND I do it the easy way. It used to be hard to find circle pretzels, but most groceries stores have them now during the Read More …

Christmas Music by Pentatonix: Mary Did You Know

Countdown to Christmas with Pentatonix It’s more Christmas music!!  It’s DAY 3 and I’m still on a Christmas music kick. For the past few weeks I have seen the video of  Mary Did You Know floating on Facebook, but like Read More …

Cohen Christmas Version of Hallelujah

Leonard Cohen Christmas Hallelujah Welcome to my 25 day countdown to Christmas. I kick it off with Leonard Cohen Christmas version of Hallelujah and I hope I will be able to post every day during the month of December and Read More …

My Favorite Turkey Stuffing Recipe

Some foods I cook from scratch, other have a little bit of help, and I deviate from the script. My favorite turkey stuffing recipe varies every year, depending on what I have in my refrigerator and cupboards. But regardless, it Read More …

Serve a Bacon Basted Turkey for Thanksgiving

Butter and Bacon Basted Turkey Recipe Given the time I love to cook, and Thanksgiving is the perfect time to break out traditional recipes like my Bacon Basted Turkey. I roasted my turkey with bacon way before bacon was cool. I watched Read More …

Patriotic Video: America, I Love You

“America, I Love You” a new song and patriotic anthem for the United States, in this day of corrupt politics and depressing news it’s time now for a new sense of pride in the USA. Read More …

Games on the 9th Day of Christmas

Simple games from your childhood are a part of Christmas traditions and are a part of creating memories for a lifetime. This year it was Mattels vintage game Tip It! Read More …