From My Grandmother’s Recipe Box : Molasses Cookies

I have been doing a lot of cooking and baking in the past several weeks; however, not anything new from my Cooking-Through Cookbook choice for the year. Last week I made a new recipe of Chocolate Chip cookies and my first-ever batch of Ginger cookies.  Both were from my one Allrecipes magazine and they were … Continue reading From My Grandmother’s Recipe Box : Molasses Cookies

Things which comfort my ‘old soul’

My old-soul feels comforted while "wrapped up..." ...in made-from-scratch comfort foods which I made in my kitchen ...in the months from October through February ...in vintage Christmas songs ...while watching The Waltons & Charlie Brown Holiday Specials on television ...in my house watching the snow fall and wearing cozy socks ...day-dreaming of my childhood life on … Continue reading Things which comfort my ‘old soul’

Eating our way through Autumn; One Pumpkin Pie at a time.

I have always enjoyed Autumn here in Pennsylvania. It is a beautiful time of year with colorful leaves, crisp cool air, sweatshirts to wear and festivals all around. I also love getting back to making comfort foods and baking more in my kitchen. For the last few years I've been baking through many different Pumpkin … Continue reading Eating our way through Autumn; One Pumpkin Pie at a time.

Childhood memories…

When I was younger, I played Badminton quite a bit in the summertime with my brother and friends. I now have some of the Rackets and "birdies" which we used to play that game. I think I will make my hubby play this a bit this summer!  🙂