Banana Bread Bites

Banana Bread Bites

     I love making banana bread.  I make it all the time, especially when we need to take a dish to an event or potluck or a bake sale.  It is simple to make, and everyone loves it.  Every single time that I have made my banana bread for a bake sale, I have sold out long before the sale is over.   Check out my original Banana Bread Recipe here.      Since everyone seems to enjoy my banana bread, I decided to whip up a batch for a National Guard dinner a while back.  This time I wanted to Continue reading

Cooked Perfect Review: Meatball Casserole With Zucchini and Button Squash

Cooked Perfect Review: Meatball Casserole With Zucchini and Button Squash

(sponsored)      Lets talk potlucks!  What would you feed a crowd of ROTC college students?  What if you only had about couple hours notice?  That was my question just the other day, I even posted it on my Facebook page, but then I remembered I had some Cooked Perfect Italian Meatballs in the freezer!  About Cooked Perfect brand meatballs:  "Our Cooked Perfect brand meatballs are flame broiled to sear in the natural flavors and spices.  They offer all the taste and none of the hassle Continue reading

While Hubs is away…

While Hubs is away…

     This week was the start of Hubs' annual National Guard training so I dropped him off on Saturday morning.  He will be back in the beginning of August, but until then I am on my own.  I started off with, what I thought was, a "fool proof" plan to get a bunch of things done.  I should have known better! The green color is called Slightly Bitter Absinthe      I am working on a furniture project that is 2/3rds completed.  All the messy parts are done, now I just have the finishing work to do Continue reading

Why haven’t I renamed my blog?

     Last week I was in Colorado Springs visiting some family and hanging out with friends.  While I was there, I visited my favorite part of town - Manitou Springs and Old Colorado City.  I love these areas because they are like small towns.  Little shops line "main street" and people gather on the street and chat.  Anyways, I am off topic.      While I was wandering around Old Colorado City, waiting for my Mom to join me.  Occasionally I was on the phone with a friend, and then I was talking Continue reading

Montana National Guard Youth Camp Scholarships

     The Montana National Guard Thrift Shop on Fort Harrison is operated by volunteers and is a non-profit, charitable organization. This is an organization that takes great pride in being able to help Members of our Guard Family.     This spring they are offering camp scholarships to Guard dependents who will be in the 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, or 8th Grade next September 2013. Camp Scholarships for Montana National Guard youth can be used towards church camps, music, sports, YMCA, dance, theater, Continue reading