In Search of Protein

“When life gives you lemons, ask for something higher in protein.”  Unknown Now, y’all are going to think I’m crazy, and after that crazy post Monday, you're probably already thinking I have a few screws loose. Haha!! I was on a help session with a "Happiness Engineer" from WordPress, trying to fix some bugs in …

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 …