Fall : Scents

Fall : Scents

Happy Friday everyone ! It's fall favorites and today it the scents of the holiday. With homemade candles and crockpot Potpourri . Fall Potpourri (Crockpot) orange slicescinnamon stickswhole cloves2 spring rosemary Fill a small crockpot 3/4 full of water. Add oranges, cinnamon sticks, cloves, and rosemary. Set on high for 3 to 4 hours uncovered [...]

Fall Favorites : Southern Egg Benedict

Fall Favorites :  Southern Egg Benedict

Happy National Egg Day ! This Friday I am sharing a favorite Family Brunch recipe with a Southern twist. Eggs Benedicta with Biscuits instead of English Muffins. Enjoy you weekend.... Lisa 1 can 16 oz Grand biscuits or homemade biscuits. 8(1-oz.) slices Canadian bacon or cooked Southern ham. hollandaise sauce 8eggs, poached Heat oven to [...]

Lisa : Fall Favorites

Lisa : Fall Favorites

Happy October 1st! Today's post is about Coffee and Pumpkin Spice and all thing Nice. Lisa International Coffee Day : Pumpkin Spice Latte 2 cups milk (dairy or non-dairy) 2 tablespoons pumpkin puree 1 to 3 tablespoons sugar, depending on how sweet you like it 1 tablespoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice, plus [...]

Play Dough

Play Dough

Yesterday was National Plays Dough Day! This Friday my favorite recipe for making it at home: 3 cups all-purpose white flour2 tablespoons cream of tartar1 cup + 2 tablespoons table salt3–4 tablespoons cooking oil : start with 3 and if the dough is a little dry, slowly work in a little more.3 cups hot waterOptional: Food coloring Add the flour, cream of [...]

National Food Bank Day : 9/3/21

National Food Bank Day : 9/3/21

Welcome to my Friday Favorites from Books to Events it's all here. Today I am posting about a family favorite - Our local Food Bank and Mobile Food Pantry make a monthly stop in our small town and we volunteer monthly. So do your part this Friday - volunteer, donate and you will be helping [...]

Buzz Off : Mosquitos

Buzz   Off : Mosquitos

Happy Friday and today I am posting about how to get rid of Mosquitos Naturally. As we end the Summer season and Celebrate National Mosquitos day ! So Buzz Off Mosquito's Naturally Don't Give Mosquitoes a Nearby Place to Breed Eliminate standing water where mosquitoes breed by emptying the saucers for plants, hauling off old [...]

Friday Favorites : Pie

Friday Favorites : Pie

Today I am celebrating the middle if August with Pie made with Citrus. Enjoy these Pies as we celebrate all thing Summer! Happy Creamscile Day : 1 shortbread pie crust ( from store or homemade) 2 packages (16 ounces) cream cheese, softened to room temperature1 1/3 cup  confectioners sugar1 (about 1/4 cup) orange, zested (optional) and juiced1 tablespoon orange extract (start with 2 teaspoons [...]

International Cat Day

International Cat Day

Happy Friday and today Dot is excited about an up coming holiday. International Cat Day ! No planes Yet? Here's some fun ways to celebrate on Sunday. 1. Adopt a cat from your local shelter or cat rescue. We adopted a Calico kitten we just found outside. Callie 2. Volunteer at your local shelter. We [...]

Lisa Friday Favorite : Picnic time

Lisa Friday Favorite  : Picnic time

Welcome to my Friday favorites ! Today I am sharing this last Friday of July some Picnic time favorites. Kije celebrating Paper book day with a great Summer read and a tasty salad to bring to the party.... Lisa National Paper book Day: Summer Read Two best friends. Ten summer trips. One last chance to [...]

Friday Favorites : Vanilla Ice Cream

Friday  Favorites :  Vanilla Ice Cream

Today Is National Vanilla Ice Cream Day ! And to celebrate Dot has me making tasty ice cream treats : @ C Whipping cream 2 C half and Half 1 C sugar2 Teasp vanilla extract Combine all ingredients, stirring to dissolve sugar completely. Fill cylinder of ice cream maker no more than two-thirds full; freeze [...]