I have always had a sense of adventure, and the older I get the more adventurous I am. Adventure is defined as an unusual and/or exciting activity. This is a broad topic for me because I can find at l east a little adventure in everything I do whether it is trying a new recipe, cooking with the grandkids, backpacking, floating, volunteering after a disaster, heading out west with my love for a 6500 mile 2 week trip or even starting a blog. So, come with me on adventure.
Just as you come into Compton, Arkansas from the north, turn onto the dirt road opposite the fire station to get to Paige Falls in Broadwater Hollow. It is a bit of a drive down this road and it can be a bit rough, but I promise, you will not regret it. The falls start … Continue reading Paige Falls/Broadwater Hollow
When the weather outside is frightful, my baking senses start tingling. Yesterday was no exception. We had 2 days of rain and then temperatures dropped into the twenties showering us with sleet and a dusting of snow. Sitting in my recliner, my mind started taking stock of what I had in the refrigerator and cabinets … Continue reading Snow day lemon hand pies
About a year and a half ago, we stopped giving the grandkids things and started doing things with them for their birthdays. At Christmas that year, we gave gift cards and that wasn’t much fun because we didn’t get to see them “‘get” their gifts. So, this year, we decided to get them all together … Continue reading Gifts or Memories
What happens when I am off work on New Year’s Day fighting a cold? I bake, of course. I have been waiting more than a week to try this new recipe…. Lemon Cream Cheese Coffee Cake. Like my dad, I love anything lemon and lean that way when I bake. By the photos, you will … Continue reading Feed that cold with Lemon Cream Cheese Coffee Cake