Month: December 2015

Time To Rest & Reflect ~ My Corner Of The World

Another Christmas has come and gone. I am always a little sad about it as it’s my favorite time of year. I’ve even started decorating prior to Thanksgiving to try to stretch it out as long as possible. The snow, the music, the baking,…

Merry Christmas Eve

It’s 11:00….AM and I’m drinking a margarita and snacking on Christmas cookies. Someone has to test the cocktails before Christmas brunch tomorrow! We wouldn’t want to set out a disappointing cocktail. Food prep is well underway, the house is being straightened, last-minute gifts have…

Toasted Coconut Pecan Toffee

I’m knee-deep in Christmas preparations but never too busy to make a few favorites. I love the Christmas holiday and I look forward to the family traditions we’ve established over the years. One one of them of course, is holiday goodies. This year I veered…

Chocolate Chip Gingersnaps

I love gingersnaps and so does my husband. Especially this snowy time of year with a good cup of tea and a bit of coconut milk. I try to have a homemade treat available to snack on when he returns from traveling for work and…

Incredibly Easy Instant Pot Pork Ribs

I’m in love with the Instant Pot. What more can I really say? And no, they aren’t paying me to promote their product. It’s just that good. Although I wouldn’t argue if they wanted to. I’ve been battling the flu or a flare or…

Headache & Migraine Relief Roller

You may be one of the lucky few who never suffer from an occasional headache or migraine. If that’s so, you can also use this essential oil combination for sore, tense muscles, and nausea. But, for those of us who do have those dreadful…

Slumber Bedtime Potion

I’m happy to say I survived four days of granola and nuts. I don’t get along with nuts and grains very well. We have a love hate relationship. I love them, and they hate me. I tied and labeled the last of it a…