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Wednesday, February 24, 2010

Personalize funny videos and birthday eCards at JibJab!

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

It's National Pancake Day!
I purchased a box of pink pancakes with chocolate chips to make for my grandson.
Pancakes are one of his favorite breakfasts.
Celebrate the day by having breakfast for dinner.
Add your favorite side dish and you have the perfect meal!

Monday, February 22, 2010

Happy Margarita Day
I'm not a big Margarita fan but ...I love Jimmy Buffett
So, In honor of all you Parotheads out there..Enjoy your special day!

Saturday, February 20, 2010

Nut Roll Baking

Nut Rolls ready to go into the ovens.

Veronica Norman spreading the nut mixture, then ready to roll them into a log shape

Betty Zmij and Barb Panchak starting the dough mixture... 5 bowls of dough make 35 rolls.
This is the first night of baking...getting ready for the spring bake sale at St. Michaels Church.

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Valentines Day 2010

Hope everyone's Valentines Day was extra special.
I had lots of fun receiving this years Valentine from Bob...
He surprised me with a Paula Deen Apple Pie...A card that said...I'm the Apple of His Eye!
Can't wait to see what he comes up with next year!

Thursday, February 11, 2010

Frozen Hot Chocolate Recipe | Taste of Home Recipes

I made this for friends at Help Me Grow when I worked there. Trust me, You'll Love It!

Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Today is my oldest sons birthday...Happy Birthday Jeremy!!!

Sunday, February 7, 2010

Super Bowl Sunday

I've checked out recipes from Pioneer Woman Cooks and thought today would be a great day to try making Marlboro Man's Favorite Sandwich...Hopefully, Scruffy's dad will enjoy it for the big game tonight.

Marlboro Man's Favorite Sandwich
1 Whole Large Onion (or 2 small ones)
2 Sticks Butter (Lots and Lots of Butter)
2-3 lbs Cube Steak
Lawry's Seasoned Salt
1/2 cup (approximately) Worcestershire Sauce
Tabasco Sauce - to taste
4 whole French/deli Rolls
Preparation Instructions:
Slice onions and cook in 1/4 stick of butter until soft and light brown. Remove and set aside.
Slice cube steak against the grain. Season with Lawry's
Heat 2 Tbsp. butter over high heat, in the same skillet until melted and beginning to brown. Add meat in single layer. Cook one side until brown then flip and cook until brown (approximately 1 minute each side).
Add 1/2 cup (at least) Worcestershire Sauce, 5 to 6 shakes of Tabasco, and 2 Tbsp. butter. Add cooked onions. Stir to combine.
Buttered half French Rolls and brown in skillet.
To assemble: Lay bottom half of French Roll on plate, Place meat mixture, followed by a spoonful of juice from the pan. Top with the other half of roll. Cut in half and devour!!!

Saturday, February 6, 2010

Valentines Day Cards

These "talented ladies" love to design cards.
These are the latest creation for Valentines Day.

Marla M. wish I would have taken pictures of her studio...she is the most organized crafter I've ever met!!!

Nonnie L. always comes up with the cutest ideas.
Ok Nonnie...I admit it...I want to be retired!!!!

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Introducing....Baby Boy Corrao

It's amazing the technology we have now!
This is my soon to be grandson, due April of this year.
I have just fallen in love with him and his cute little smile.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

The Final Season...

Will I understand all this when it ends????