During quarantine actor John Krasinski did a weekly show on Facebook that he called Some Good News. If you didn’t see them, and you need a laugh, you can find them on Facebook, or on You Tube. In one of the episodes John asked people to share their favorite family recipe. When I heard him […]
These is truly the best chocolate chip cookie I’ve ever made.
Do you ever get tired of eating the same old thing? Chicken, fish, beef—cooked the same old way, every single time. Well, I do so I decided it was time to look for some new, healthy options. Though I’ve lost over 25 pounds in the past couple of years, I’d still like to lose some […]
When I was a kid I spent a lot of time with my neighbors, Ernie and Linda Bontrager, and their girls, Alicia and Kristin. They were like a second family for me, and many of my homemaking skills were learned from Linda. I remember watching Linda pack extravagant picnics for dinner at the Hollywood Bowl—I […]
On Saturday a friend, who clearly thought it would be fun throw a little temptation my way, sent me a picture of the peanut clusters he’d just made. I showed the picture to John who said, “I bet those would be great with marshmallows in them.” (He’s a sucker for anything with marshmallows and chocolate together.) […]