Happy St Patrick Day

Happy St Patrick Day

St. Patrick’s Day observes of the death of St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. The holiday has evolved into a celebration of Irish culture with parades, special foods, music, dancing, drinking and a whole lot of green. St. Patrick Historians generally believe that St. Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, was born in Britain [...]

The Cookie Thief Girl Scout Mystery (Girl Scout Mysteries)

The Cookie Thief Girl Scout Mystery (Girl Scout Mysteries)

One kooky cookie factory! One delivery truck! One slimy rat! And lots of cookies! Equals one delicious adventure! It’s Girl Scout Cookie sale time for Avery, Ella and their friends Kate and Annie. The girls even get a chance to tour a new bakery where cookies are made! But when the girls see a mysterious [...]

National Girl Scott Day

National Girl Scott Day

Feeling better today. So I am sharing this great days celebration: March 12th As part of Girl Scout Week, National Girl Scout Day is observed annually on March 12th. Girl Scouting in the United States of America began on this day, March 12, 1912, when Juliette Gordon Low organized the first Girl Scout troop meeting. At this first troop [...]

Peach Blossom Tea

Peach Blossom Tea

Today is National Peach Blossom Day ! Let's celebrate with a cup of tea : Peach Blossom tea is a traditional Korean tea made from the dried peach flowers.It is believed that dohwa-cha helps treating constipation and calculus. Tasting notes: A deliciously fruity blend of white tea and peach with smooth vanilla notes. Peach blossom tea, just as its name implies, is the peach blossom [...]

No Meat Friday * Lent

No Meat Friday * Lent

In most homes and restaurant in Louisiana you will find No meat on the menu. In observant of Lent. But with the abundance of seafood this is also a blessing : So enjoy Friday Lent Special : Why do we not eat meat on Fridays?Abstaining From Flesh Meat is Considered a Form of Sacrifice to Honor Jesus [...]

Monday Planner

Monday Planner

Can you believe it's already the last Monday of January ? The month has gone bye so fast- Can you believe its almost February . February means : Valentine and Mardi Gras ! Webster Planner : Today is National Chocolate Cake Day ! One Bowl Chocolate Cake recipe below : Pretty Pink planner from https://websterspages.com [...]

Project Life

Project Life

Welcome to Monday ! Easy Basic Almond Cookies : 1 cup  Butter softened 3/4 cup sugar 1  eggs 1 teaspoon almond extract 2 1/4 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/4 teaspoon salt 48 whole blanched almonds 1  egg yolk 1 tablespoon water Heat oven to 350°F. Combine butter and sugar in bowl. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until creamy. Add egg and almond flavoring; beat until [...]

Year of the Rat : 2020

Year of the Rat : 2020

Welcome to Thursday -and my start of Chinese New Year post. Every year on my blog I share my family celebration of family ,food and fun - Today the history and some background as we get read for Jan 25 th Chinese New Year ! Lisa Jung What is Chinese New Year? This important date [...]