New Year, New Adventures

"Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 366 page book. Write a good one!" Cowboys, Angels and Ranchkids I saw this quote on Facebook yesterday morning. I immediately fell in love with it. Butternut squash with apple soup is in the crockpot for our church get together tonight. Winter clothes are all moved back …

Ladies in Literature Herbal Teas

“Would you like an adventure now, or shall we have our tea first?” Peter Pan I started drinking tea while I was in Junior High.  I didn’t like coffee, but drinking hot tea made my friends and I feel very grown up.   We would get our parents to drop us off at the local mall …

Big Changes Afoot!

“It’s only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform.” ― Roy T. Bennett So what does that mean? Well, I will probably be changing my website theme to "Storefront", if I think it will help me achieve my goals. So the look of my site will undoubtedly …

Drumroll please…..

..…. and the winners are: From Good Food Dear Friends page: Adam and Kelly Lou Katterhenry (1 per family), Karen Mander, Bev Schmutzler, Karen Greenawalt Courtright and Molly Bell are all receiving a full sized sample of one of my dry mixes. Winners through my website are Courtney Weyer, Maria Henke Scherle and Amy Eckel. …

New Product GiveAway!!

"I don't care how much money you have, free stuff is always a good thing." Queen Latifa I am beyond excited to announce this giveaway. I'm even doing this post a day early!! That's how thrilled I am!!! I have been thinking the last several weeks about taking some of my recipes that have become …

We’ve Got Puppies!!

I know my posts are normally about gluten and dairy free eating, but this time, puppies! They are just under 8 weeks old. I have been amazed at how much they have learned in just 2 days. They are Catahoula Leopard Dogs, the state dog of Louisiana. They are a working breed known for dealing …

The Road to Success

“The elevator to success is out of order. You’ll have to use the stairs…one step at a time– Joe Girard Ok, so you can’t set your clock by my blog posts, but I do appreciate your patience!  Farmer’s Market season ends on October 12th, so I’m really hoping my life will be less ….frenzied at …

A Tale of Many Flours, part 2

“Your flour is your dream and your bread is your fulfillment". Wow - 2 weeks have gone by since my last post. As I'm sure you know, things can get a little crazy sometimes. I'm still running my Good Food Dear Friends booth at our local Farmers Market each Saturday morning, as well as starting to take …