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Looking forward to February here at Home. It’s always a busy month for Us. Why?

  February 13th is Mardi Gras Day ! 

Always a Good Time on the Bayou. Look for my Friday special post here until the big day.

  February 14th – Valentine Day  

Books,Crafts & more with this special day.

February 15th – Starts Chinese New Year 

It’s the Year of the Dog according to the calendar. Look for post highlighting this special time of the year.






My Recipe for the holidays : Sugar Cookies 

  • 1/2 C butter
  • 1 C sugar
  • 1 egg
  • 1 Tbsp milk
  • 1/2 tsp vanilla

Sift together

  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 2 tsp baking soda
  • 1 3/4 C plus 2 Tbsp Flour

Mix butter & sugar -add egg,milk & vanilla. Add flour & Mix. When dough forms into a ball -Wrap in wax paper & let chill ( 8 hours) 

Set Oven to 325 – Then roll out your dough & cut out. Place on cookie sheet & bake for about 8 minutes. Decorate – Lisa 

* Time to Decorate : Green,Yellow ,Purple for Mardi Gras.  Valentine can be red or pink or with sprinkles. Chinese New Year -think red, yellow or orange. Have fun! 


Make sure you Follow us or sign up for Newsletter. Once a month I will be sending Recipes ,Events & fun facts . Lisa 

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