Wow, I loved the pork chops prepared this way. They were so good, quick and really easy to make with wonderful results. The pork was perfect, tender and juicy with a lovely apple glaze. The apple glaze was so good; I’ll be making this again and again, can’t wait to try it on chicken. Thank you for another wonderful meal.


Grilled Pork Chops with Apple Brown Sugar Sauce

These are definitely 5-star!! These are my grand son’s favorite cookies and he told me repeatedly that these were the best snickerdoodles that I’ve ever made. Thanks for making me a hero at home, Karen. This is now my go-to recipe and is already added to my Best of 2017 cookbook.


Snickerdoodle Cookies

Must-Try Breakfast Recipe: Banana Blueberry Pancakes

Once I discovered how easy it is to make pancakes from scratch, I stopped buying processed pancake mix. I have a half dozen pancake recipes that I love, but this is one of my favorites. After you try it, I bet you'll join me in tossing out the pancake mix and focusing...

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Easy Dessert Recipe: Apple Pie Coffee Cake

I was looking for a quick dessert to bring to a family dinner one day and my pantry was really bare. I decided to see if I could come up with something to make with the apple in my fridge and stumbled on this recipe on Sunday Baker. A quick shout out on Facebook...

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Mexico Vacation 2010: Merida (Part 1)

This trip was originally posted in November 2010 on another blog that really wasn't about travel, but was the only place I had to post it. Now that I finally have a place where it belongs, I'm happy to share the experience again. Check back for Part 2 & 3 in the next...

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Upcoming Trip: Mexico and Belize

A few years ago my brother moved to a remote town in Mexico to work at Maya Palms, a scuba diving resort. Last year, my mom and I decided it was time to see where he is living. We wanted to go for about a week, and he was only able to get off for a couple of days. So,...

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Everything Else:

On the Road to Vegas…with Dogs!

After a crazy week of real estate work in preparation of leaving town for 2 weeks, we finally hit the road yesterday morning. My dog Milo and I are going to the Blog Paws Conference in Las Vegas next week, and my Mom and her dog Lexi decided to join us for the road...

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Road Trip Planning for Blog Paws Conference

In 2 weeks, I'll be jumping in the car and starting a 3,500 mile road trip. As soon as I saw this video, I decided that I had to attend the Blog Paws pet-blogger conference. And I had to bring my dog Milo. The first dilemma was how to get there. Milo weighs 22 lbs and...

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10 Fun Free Fonts

I'm in the process of redoing the logo for this blog and my graphic designer suggested I take a look at the fonts available at DaFont. Oh my...I have spent hours exploring the fonts on this website. There are so many to choose from and all are free for personal use....

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