Mammy’s Sweet Potatoes

– just in time for thanksgiving My Mammy’s Sweet Potatoes. These are the things legends are made of. She would make these for every holiday. And she picked the apples and pineapples out for my plate because I did not like the sweet potatoes! I would try them every year and have finally grown to […]

The County Fair

Before I get started I want to let you know that you can now add this blog to your BlogLovin feed: Follow my blog with Bloglovin The fair came rumbling through town and try as I might to block my kids’ ears from learning about it, they found out. Of course the oldest (being a […]

Bike Ride

These past couple of weeks have been great, weather-wise! Pretty fluffy clouds, much much milder temperatures, and rain almost every night. Our youngest turned 6 (SIX?!!!) and the boys and I took our bikes up to their school to ride around on the big playground and the track (so long as no one was already […]

Bierock | Runza | Nebraska Meat Pie

Call it whatever name you want to – these things are DELISH! I like “Bierocks” because its fun to say — beer-rox!I had a great time making these. The recipe was really easy to follow and the dough just took some patience and time. Just your typical yeast dough patience – put it in a […]

Downtime

So Saturday night my husband was woodworking out in the garage. Our oldest was fishing with a friend. I was blissfully ignoring the dishes and all other domestic duties. Our youngest had had his birthday party that morning.I looked in the living room and saw this happening:So I changed into pjs, took the dogs out, […]