Road Trip

Road Trip

Welcome to Friday's as we stay close to home for Vacation. This Stop Opelousa,la. Opelousas is a great place to use your feet, whether strolling over the 19th-century brick sidewalks lining its historic district or participating in the city's deep Zydeco music tradition by dancing at a local club or festival. Opelousas is Louisiana's third-oldest [...]

Summer Reading Challenge

Summer Reading Challenge

This weeks story is Three Little Pigs > So Welcome to the Library : The Three Little Pigs" was included in The Nursery Rhymes of England (London and New York, c.1886), by James Halliwell-Phillipps.[2] The story in its arguably best-known form appeared in English Fairy Tales by Joseph Jacobs, first published on June 19, 1890, and crediting Halliwell as his source The story begins [...]

Catfish on the Grill

Catfish on the Grill

Welcome to my Food Blog : where today you will find yummy recipes .. Tomorrow is National Catfish Day ! So since I live in the Catfish Capital of Louisiana - my recipe : Lisa Blackening Catfish If you’ve never tried “blackening” fish, YOU MUST. Blackening essentially introduces worlds of spicy, smokey, cajun seasonings. I wouldn’t [...]

Vanilla Beaned

Vanilla Beaned

I am on Letter V in my Alphabet Soup Challenge

Lisa Everyday Reads

Cupcake Bakery Mystery Series, Book 8 by Jenn McKinlay

In the eighth in the New York Times bestselling series by the author of Dark Chocolate Demise, the Fairy Tale Cupcake crew goes double or nothing in Vegas…

Melanie Cooper and Angie DeLaura are taking a gamble by opening their first franchise of the Fairy Tale Cupcakes Bakery, so where better to hit the jackpot than in Vegas? Business manager Tate Harper has lined up a meeting with Holly Hartzmark, a former showgirl who’s looking to bring Mel and Angie’s sweet treats to Sin City, but Mel isn’t so sure she’s ready to hand her recipes over to a complete stranger—especially one as brash as Holly.

But after the potential bakery location gets blown up, Mel begins seeing another side to Holly—one that reminds her very much of herself. Determined to help a kindred spirit, Mel sets out to…

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National Pink Day

National Pink Day

What?! There’s a National PINK Day?!?! There sure is! National Pink Day falls every year on June 23rd – which happens to be on a Thursday in 2016 – and is a celebration for the color pink PLUS everything it represents!https://thebreastcancercharities.org/national-pink-day-is-june-23rd/ How to Get Involved: 1. Plan to go PINK! Start planning with your family, friends, co-workers, and/or teammates to join together [...]

FOTD – June 22 Pink

FOTD – June 22 Pink

Monday's Flower I found this beauty growing in my Mom's flower bed. Just love the bright Pink color. Tomorrow is National Pink Day so show off your Pink items. Tuesday's craft table post will be dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness and Go Pink...... Lisa https://ceenphotography.com/2020/06/21/fotd-june-22-hens-and-chicks/

Motivation

Motivation

Motivation is the process that initiates, guides, and maintains goal-oriented behaviors. It is what causes you to act, whether it is getting a glass of water to reduce thirst or reading a book to gain knowledge. What motivate you this Monday ? Motivation involves the biological, emotional, social, and cognitive forces that activate behavior. In [...]

M for Monday

M for Monday

This Monday it's all about Motivation ! https://www.amazon.com/Make-Your-Bed-Little-Things-ebook/dp/B01KFJGT50/ref=tmm_kin_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1592834230&sr=1-11-spons Based on a Navy SEAL's inspiring graduation speech, this #1 New York Times bestseller of powerful life lessons "should be read by every leader in America" (Wall Street Journal). If you want to change the world, start off by making your bed. On May 17, 2014, Admiral William H. [...]

Father’s Day Brunch

Father’s Day Brunch

Happy Father's Day : Let's Eat This Sunday Jazz brunch is dedicated to my Dad ! French Toast with Fig Caramel sauce : 3 large eggs1/4 cup whole milk1/2 tablespoon granulated sugar2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract4 1-inch slice brioche bread1 knob butter – for cooking In a medium bowl, beat the eggs together well. Beat in the milk, sugar and vanilla.Layer the brioche bread in a single layer [...]