Choose Joy – A Comfort Shower

One of my most favorite blog posts that I ever read was one by Ashley at lil Blue Boo. In this post, she describes "A Day to Choose Joy" in which her friends and family gave her a "Comfort Shower" when she was going through cancer treatment. It was a beautiful luncheon on a beautiful day with beautiful … Continue reading Choose Joy – A Comfort Shower

Sweet Dreams – Sweet Ministry I will lie down and sleep in peace, for you alone, O Lord, make me dwell in safety........ Psalms 4:8 You will find this verse at the heart of the Sweet Dreams Ministry of the First Baptist Church of Tuscaloosa. I was delighted to read an article in the April 2013 Missions Mosaic publication of the WMU … Continue reading Sweet Dreams – Sweet Ministry

Say It with a Cupcake!

 One of my favorite cooking magazines is "Taste of Home" - never tried a recipe in this magazine that I didn't like. "Taste of Home" has lots a good, basic recipes like this one for Caramel Apple Cupcakes! Caramel Apple CupcakesTaste of Home 1 pkg. spice or carrot cake mix (regular size)2 cups chopped, peeled tart apples20 … Continue reading Say It with a Cupcake!

What’s for Breakfast? A Breakfast Pizza

 Who doesn't love pizza? Have you ever tried the breakfast version? Actually, there are many varieties of breakfast pizza out there but here's just one version.... Breakfast Pizza 1 refrigerated pizza crust8 eggs, slightly beatenChopped green peppersSmall jar sliced mushrooms1 pkg. chopped ham8 oz. shredded cheese (or more!) Press crust into pan. Spread chopped ham, mushrooms and cheese over the crust. … Continue reading What’s for Breakfast? A Breakfast Pizza

Baseball, Hot Dogs and Apple Pie Well, college baseball season is underway with MLB soon to follow! Yea! We love baseball at our house. Just finished listening to my team win their 5th game of the season - Roll Tide!               What goes with baseball better than hot dogs and apple pie? Here's a "double play" for you!Have you ever had marinated hot dogs? … Continue reading Baseball, Hot Dogs and Apple Pie

A Very Special Art Show

Painted with fingerprints of one of Sprayberry's Multiple Needs Classes There's a very special art show is town! Sprayberry Education Center will host it's 9th Annual Art Show and Silent Auction on Thursday, February 21, 2013, at the Northport Civic Center from 6:00 - 7:30 P.M. Enlightened Art by Gifted Students in the Tuscaloosa County School System … Continue reading A Very Special Art Show

The Spice of Life

 Finished off a jar of "Emeril's Italian Essence" from Chef Emeril Lagasse, last night when making spaghetti with meatballs. It was "store bought" but I remembered that I once made a recipe of Emeril's Original Essence so I found the recipe on Food Network's website, made it and I'm passing along the recipe.  Emeril's Essence 2 1/2 T. paprika2 … Continue reading The Spice of Life

Celebrate – The Magazine!

 Need some party inspiration? Here's a great source! Just picked up the Winter edition today, and, just like all the rest, it is jam packed with the greatest ideas - game night, supper club, Sweet 16 party, baby shower, just to name a few! <!-- About--> <!-- .nav_about, .nav_about a { color: #f2de0d; } // --> Celebrate, the magazine … Continue reading Celebrate – The Magazine!