New Year Eve Tradition

New Year Eve Tradition

Does your family have any New Year traditions? Favorite meal that you cook for tomorrow? We are pretty low key around here - My hubby and Son is going to the movies and going to start his Ribs for tomorrow. Letting the boys have some Man Time and watch the newest Star Wars movie. They [...]

Chicken and Rice Soup

Chicken and Rice Soup

Welcome to my Kitchen and the Thursday food blog : In my crockpot I am making.... 3  chicken breast 1 cup parboiled rice* (also called converted rice)1  onion  chopped3  carrots chopped3 celery  chopped3  garlic  minced3 teaspoons salt/pepper to taste 2 teaspoons parsley1 teaspoon thyme 1/2 teaspoon rosemary 1/2 teaspoon sage1 bay leaf 9 cups of low sodium chicken stock Directions Place all ingredients in order in a slow cooker.Cook [...]

Weekend Family Fun *

Weekend Family Fun *

Welcome to Road Trip Monday ! This weekend my son moved out of his dorm at college in Lafayette. -another semester done . And while in Lafayette we hit the farmer's market while in town. It's time to do some Christmas shopping- as the days are getting closer too the big event....... Lisa Lafayette Farmer's [...]

Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday

Happy Birthday to Me ! It's a rainy chili day in South Louisiana and just another Saturday . Nothing planned today just need to do some chores and discuss Thanksgiving plans with Mom. My birthday has actually come early this year usually it falls on Thanksgiving day and we just celebrate it then. But as [...]

DIY * Kitchen gift

DIY * Kitchen gift

Grandma new best! I don't know about you but I grew up in a house that had these hanging in the kitchen. You can make them with crochet tops, pot holders or fabric toppers but you will want more ..... 1 Kitchen Towel1/2 yard fabric Template for top hanger (handrawn make two) Velcrobutton You can [...]