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 [...]

Lisa Friday Favorite : Motorcycle

Lisa Friday Favorite : Motorcycle

It's National Motorcycle Day. It's a day to celebrate and enjoy everything about motorcycles. No doubt, this is a day for you and your cycle. It's a day to hop on and savor the freedom of the open road. But, that's not all. This day is much more. It's a day to celebrate motorcycles and everyone [...]

Dot’s Friday Favorites

Dot’s Friday Favorites

Good Morning Everyone ! And Welcome to Dot's Friday pick and it's all about the Dog Days of Summer ! So we are chatting about how to keep your pets safe this Summer. Practice basic summer safetyhttps://www.humanesociety.org/resources/keep-pets-safe-heat Do not leave pets unsupervised around a pool—not all dogs are good swimmers. Introduce your pets to water [...]

Lisa Friday Favorite

Lisa Friday Favorite

Today Iam sharing some of my favorite area Food Tucks ! Its National Food Truck day! Are you a food truck fan? Do you follow your favorite on social media tracking them ? Asian noodles and rice Caribian Jerk truck Mexician food truck Fresh Guacamole 2 ripe Avocado mashed1 tsp lemon peel1 T lemon juice [...]

Friday Favorite : Dot’s pick

Friday Favorite : Dot’s pick

Happy Friday ! And Dots pick this week and it's a subject that is a favorite : Fish ! Go Fishing Day : From our lakes and marshes to the deep blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico, enjoy Louisiana's world-class fishing and learn firsthand why we're called Sportsman's Paradise. In Louisiana, fishing isn’t a pastime [...]