Christmas in July

Christmas in July

Today my Craft Table is filled with holiday cheer ! See my 31 day Christmas Countdown here https://www.lisakcreativelife.com Who started Xmas in July?Christmas in July started 84 years ago on July 24th and 25th in 1933 at a girls' camp called Keystone Camp in Brevard, North Carolina. " Christmas in July is an unofficial holiday. The term originated from [...]

Monday’s M word

Monday’s  M  word

Today I am running late with taking care of family things. So Today's word is Macron or is it Macaroons? Let's start with the basics: A macaron (pronounced mack-a-ROHN) is a confection made up of two round, flat, almond-flour-based cookies sandwiching an emulsified filling like ganache or jam. ... A macaroon (two os; pronounced mack-a-ROON) is a mounded cookie [...]

WELCOME TO TRAFFIC JAM WEEKEND

LINKY PARTY #241 WELCOME TO TRAFFIC JAM WEEKEND LINKY PARTY #241 Show us your old posts and more on Traffic Jam Weekend! Come on in to link up, share, and learn something with us. #trafficjamweekend     The bloggers bringing this fabulous party to you: Kimberly: Being A Wordsmith | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest [...]

FOTD 7/10 : dallies

FOTD   7/10 : dallies

In my small town these are planted at every corner and street light. No one remebers who planted them but they are wonderful....Lisa Though each daylily (Hemerocallis spp.) flower only lasts a day, you can have blooms all summer long if you plant the right type. Reblooming or everblooming varieties are repeat bloomers with little or no space of [...]

Summer Road Trip

Summer Road Trip

Today we are on our way to Port Barre and Savoie's Grocery : From the popular roux used in gumbos and gravies to the smoked sausage, boudin and tasso added for that unmistakable authentic flavor, Savoie's Cajun food products have become staples of Cajun cuisine, a part of every family meal and gathering. Through the [...]

Summer at the Library

Summer at the Library

This Summer like many other Libraries we decided to do our Summer Reading program a little different : I started out making packet for the kids to log reading time and some fun games to play. As well as weekly Facebook post with read a long books ,games and crafts to make. This week it's [...]

Blueberry Blast and Murder (Holly Holmes Cozy Culinary Mystery Series Book 5)

Blueberry Blast and Murder (Holly Holmes Cozy Culinary Mystery Series Book 5)

Blueberry Culinary Cozy Mystery

Lisa Everyday Reads

National Blueberry Day !

Murder, marriage, and muffins!

Holly Holmes is shocked when a wedding florist, Connie Barber, is found dead while attending the Audley Castle annual wedding fair. Surprised that such a young woman should simply die, she starts asking around. Could Connie’s death be something more sinister?

It doesn’t take Holly long to learn there weren’t many people who liked Connie. She was sharp, money-focused, and mean. And, she enjoyed stealing other women’s men.

When the autopsy reveals she was poisoned, Holly offers to help Campbell figure out who killed Connie, but he’s convinced he already knows who did it. The only problem is, the prime suspect has Campbell as an alibi.

Determined to find the truth and get justice for Connie, Holly keeps investigating. But with a wedding dress catwalk to take part in, a mountain of baking to do, a plogging event to run, and the…

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Blueberry Lemons Pound cake

Blueberry Lemons Pound cake

Happy National Blueberry day in My Kitchen..Two recipes that combines Blueberry and Lemons is up : 2 cups butter, softened3 cups white sugar 1 cup milk, room temperature6 eggs2 teaspoons lemon extract1 tablespoon baking powder4 cups unbleached all-purpose flour1 teaspoon grated lemon zest2 cups fresh blueberries Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). [...]