TRAFFIC JAM WEEKEND LINKY PARTY #212

TRAFFIC JAM WEEKEND LINKY PARTY #212

----------------------------- WELCOME TO TRAFFIC JAM WEEKEND LINKY PARTY #212 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 | Instagram [...]

In My Kitchen * Slow Cooked Beef Stew

In My Kitchen * Slow Cooked Beef Stew

It's Library Day at my house -but before I leave I need to make Supper: Ingredients : 2 pounds beef chuck or stewing beef3 tablespoons flour1/2 teaspoon garlic powder3 tablespoons olive oil1 onion chopped1 cup vegetable juice such as V84 cups beef broth1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce1/2 teaspoon thyme or 2 sprigs fresh1 teaspoon dried rosemary or 1 sprig fresh3 cups potatoes peeled and cubed2 cups carrots cut into 1 inch pieces1 cup celery stalks cut into 1 inch pieces3/4 cup peas2 tablespoons cornstarch2 tablespoons water Combine [...]

Cookie Exchange : Week 1

Cookie  Exchange : Week 1

Today its all about Cookies- recipes ,packaging and crafts Packing Cookies 101 Use a durable, rigid box or empty tin as a mailing container. Manders ElPlace bubble wrap in the bottom of the container, then line the container with aluminum foil or plastic food wrap that is large enough to wrap over the cookies when the container is full. Best Cookies to ship : Hard and [...]

Lighting the Oaks and Hot Chocolate

Lighting the Oaks and Hot Chocolate

It's Monday Dec 2nd ! And today we are lighting the Oaks... The Walking Ladies of Opelousas are planning another beautiful presentation at Courthouse Square, the Lighting of the Oaks Visit downtown Opelousas the Saturday after Thanksgiving when they plug in the lights and light up the square! Santa Claus will also be on site for holiday photos. Other activities [...]

Black Friday recipe

Black Friday  recipe

Happy Black Friday ! The day afyer Thanksgiving- True meaning of Black Friday : The earliest evidence of the phrase Black Friday applied to the day after Thanksgiving in a shopping context suggests that the term originated in Philadelphia, where it was used to describe the heavy and disruptive pedestrian and vehicle traffic that would occur on [...]

Thanksgiving cooking planner

Thanksgiving cooking  planner

Welcome to the last Wednesday of November! Are you ready for tomorrow? Today's link party is all about planning for today and tomorrow so you can enjoy the day! 2 Days Before: Make Cranberry Sauce, Pie Crusts and PieTry fresh cranberries instead of canned this year, and buy an extra bag when you're in the [...]

Herb Roasted Turkey breast

Herb Roasted Turkey breast

Happy Thanksgiving Food bloggers: Slow Cooked Herb roasted Turkey Breast with gravy :: 2 pounds turkey breast, boneless, skin on3/4 teaspoon paprika3/4 teaspoon dried thyme3/4 teaspoon Cajun seasoning 1 1/4 teaspoon kosher salt, plus more for seasoning1/2 teaspoon black pepper1 1/4 teaspoon garlic powder4 teaspoons extra-virgin olive oil6 cloves garlic, roughly chopped1 cup yellow onion, 1-inch dice3 sprigs rosemary1 cup unsalted chicken stock2 tablespoons butter2 tablespoons all-purpose flour Directions Make a rub by combine paprika, thyme, salt, pepper, garlic powder ,seasoning and olive oil. Coat [...]