Crafty Saturday

Crafty Saturday

Good morning everyone! Its Saturday and time for some crafting fun. I recently bought this marbling kits at the Dollar store and having some fun with it. The kit $1 I followed the package directions and tried it on a couple of things : white heavy card stockand white cotton material . Letting the items [...]

Pistachio Quick Bread

Pistachio  Quick Bread

National Pistachio Day, also known as World Pistachio Day, is being observed today! It has always been observed annually on February 26th. 1 package white cake mix (regular size)1 package (3.4 ounces) instant pistachio pudding mix4 large eggs, room temperature1 cup sour cream1/4 cup water1/4 cup canola oil1/3 cup sugar3/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon In a [...]

Carnival Day

Carnival Day

today we celebrate carnivals, many of which are the traveling type, similar to nineteenth-century circuses; they may consist of amusement rides, food, games—both of chance and skill, thrill acts, and animal acts. These professional traveling carnivals take place at state and county fairs, or in smaller places like store parking lots. Some professional traveling carnivals [...]

Oddball Challenge

Oddball Challenge

What oddball means? Noun a person or thing that is atypical, bizarre, eccentric, or nonconforming, especially one having beliefs that are unusual but harmless. Kammie’s Oddball Challenge 2/18/21https://nuthousecentral.wordpress.com/2021/02/19/kammies-oddball-challenge-2-18-21/ Here's my Oddball Pictures: Stack of colorful T sheets at a BBQ place in Natchez, Miss. Picture of colorful chairs at a busy Mexican restaurant. Sign across a [...]

Thursday Tree Love #104

Thursday Tree Love #104

"Between every two pines is a doorway to a new world." ― John Muir #ThursdayTreeLove – 104https://www.happinessandfood.com/thursdaytreelove-104/ Thursday Tree love is a photo feature hosted on this blog on every 2nd and 4th Thursday of a month. The next edition will go live on March 11, 2021. If you would like to play along, post a picture of a [...]

Today’s Food blog : Lent recipes

Today’s Food blog : Lent recipes

It turns out that because, according to Christian teaching, Jesus died on a Friday, fasting on Fridays became a way to honor his sacrifice. ... Fish, though, which are cold blooded were considered okay to eat on fasting days. Hence, Fish on Fridays and “Fish Friday” (among many other religious holidays) was born. In Louisiana you will find in most homes and restraints [...]

National Tortilla Chip Day

National Tortilla Chip Day

I am celebrating two fun holidays today ! National Bartender Day and Tortilla chip day - so let's get cooking..... Baked Tortilla Chips : 1 (12 ounce) package corn tortillas1 tablespoon vegetable oil3 tablespoons lime juice1 teaspoon ground cumin1 teaspoon chili powder1 teaspoon salt Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).Cut each tortilla [...]

Monday : Coffee Break

Monday : Coffee Break

Welcome to my Monday Coffee Break where I share blog and family updates and plans for the coming weeks. So grab a cup of coffee with me and enjoy...... family Update : We are still doing well here in Louisiana. Got my son back to college a enjoyed some family time while he was here. [...]