Pecan Pie Bars
A friend, (Irene), sent this recipe and photo to me. She did not say where she got it, so, I don't have a clue where it's from. BUT...it sounds so good I wanted to share it with you all because I plan on making it myself. Sounds almost as good as a Pecan Pie! (photo is NOT mine...it's the one Irene sent with the recipe) P.S I...
Baby First Christmas? Simple Ideas for Extravagant Memories
Don't let a busy schedule cause this baby first Christmas pass by unnoticed. Take the whole season (rather than just the day) and watch it blossom from lukewarm to legendary.
When my sister was married, I took the half-dead roses from her bouquet. At home, I rooted them by cutting off the heads, making a clean cut on the bottoms, dipping the fresh-cut bottoms in rooting hormone, and putting them in a pot that was half Perlite and half soil. I kept these moist until rooted and then planted them in a shaded location in my garden. This year, on her first anniversary, my sister received a gift that can never be replaced: 12 rose bushes from her wedding bouquet.
Chocolate Cake with Blackberry Buttercream Frosting
I usually use Valentine’s Day as an excuse to make something ridiculously decadent and pink. I did really well this year. The frosting isn’t raspberry or strawberry: it’s blackber…
Silkies are one of the most recommended birds for kids. They are less "flighty" than other birds, and can develop a close relationship with their owners if cared for and handled properly. They are often called the "puppy dogs" of the chicken world. Credit: Thinkstock