Favorite Valentine Chocolate Desserts

Favorite Valentine Chocolate Desserts

Valentine’s Day is a rather special day for me. Obviously, it’s a day centered around hearts, love, and chocolate. But it’s also the day my husband and I married. On a Wednesday night. In an ice storm. This year we’ll celebrate our 32nd wedding anniversary, 

Favorite Holiday Baking Ideas

Favorite Holiday Baking Ideas

Once Thanksgiving arrives, I gear up for lots of holiday baking. Cookies, breads, cakes, and special desserts–many of which turn into food gifts for loved ones. I love the warm spices that scent the air–cinnamon, peppermint, nutmeg, and cloves. Can a person have too many 

Oktoberfest – German Food Recipes

Oktoberfest – German Food Recipes

Being Lutheran with German heritage on both sides of my husband’s family, we enjoy lots of German food. Which means, we eat a lot of cabbage and sausage! Every year, our church holds a celebration of food for Oktoberfest – German Food Recipes.   What 

Labor Day Menu Ideas

Labor Day Menu Ideas

Labor Day is the last Summer Holiday before days turn short and the air turns cool–A perfect time for one last BBQ with the family. Try one or all of these Labor Day Menu Ideas to help celebrate your weekend.   Labor Day Menu Ideas 

Summer Salad Ideas

Summer Salad Ideas

Summer is the perfect time to serve light evening meals to your family. Too hot outside to heat up the kitchen with an oven or stove. Why not make a quick yummy meal with fresh vegetables and a smattering of meat. Here are a few  

Fourth of July Menu Ideas

Fourth of July Menu Ideas

Whether you’re out for a picnic in a city park or at home with family for a barbecue, here are a few Fourth of July Menu Ideas. Have a great celebration!   Fourth of July Menu Ideas – Breakfast   Start your day with  Biscuits 

English Tea Bridal Shower

English Tea Bridal Shower

A few years ago, our daughters and I hosted an English Tea Bridal Shower for our youngest daughter. It was such a fun experience, we still smile and giggle about it to this day. For months, we studied traditional English Teas, decorations, and recipes and 

Memorial Day Menu Ideas

Memorial Day Menu Ideas

Memorial Day is almost here. It’s time to enjoy the sunshine and fresh air. Here are a few Memorial Day Menu Ideas to help you celebrate this May celebration. And while we’re all celebrating our freedoms, lets be sure to thank a Veteran for his 

Easter Dinner Menu Ideas

Easter Dinner Menu Ideas

Easter is just around the corner. Do you need a few Easter Dinner Menu Ideas to consider? Some folks like to serve a Holiday Ham, Turkey, or even Roasted Chicken. If you’d prefer a change from the traditional, here are some recipes to consider for 

Italian Night Recipe Ideas

Italian Night Recipe Ideas

I enjoy making Italian recipes and sharing them with my family–usually with a salad and a nice bottle of wine. And did you know that here in United States, we celebrate Italian-American Heritage Month in October? Here are a few Italian Night Recipe Ideas to