Monday’s M word * Movie time

Monday’s  M  word * Movie time

This Monday it's a Movie and a Martini ! That's James Bond to the ones in the know. My Mom was a big fan and introduced me to them at an early age. Our favorite where always the originals and this weekend i had the fun of binge watching some of our favorites: Lisa Goldfinger is [...]

Monday’s M word

Monday’s  M  word

Today I am running late with taking care of family things. So Today's word is Macron or is it Macaroons? Let's start with the basics: A macaron (pronounced mack-a-ROHN) is a confection made up of two round, flat, almond-flour-based cookies sandwiching an emulsified filling like ganache or jam. ... A macaroon (two os; pronounced mack-a-ROON) is a mounded cookie [...]

Monday M word :

Monday M word :

This Monday it's Marigold Marigolds are incredibly easy-going and reliable under a wide range of growing conditions. Once planted, marigolds grow rapidly with no fuss. Most thrive in full sun, taking hot, sunny exposures in stride. Marigolds can even handle the reflected heat and light of paved surfaces as long as they get regular moisture. However, marigolds will [...]

Minute Steak

Minute Steak

Monday's word is Minute : What is Minute steak? Very simply, a Minute Steak is a thin (usually 1/4 inch thick) cut of boneless, tenderised beef – most often from the sirloin of a cow. 1 teaspoon garlic salt1/2 teaspoon salt1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper1/2 teaspoon Creole seasoning1 pound beef minute steaks1/3 cup self-rising flour6 tablespoons butter or margarine1 medium onion, sliced1 cup [...]

M For Monday * Mail Call

M For Monday  * Mail Call

Welcome June ! This Monday my M word is Mail . With everything on line and emailed how much mail do you actually get ? Mail Call : History in the military mail call(n.) A call of the names of those persons receiving mail for the purpose of transmitting mail to them; -- a technique [...]

Louisiana Dewberries

Louisiana Dewberries

1 qt ripe berries1 c water1 c sugar2 Tbsp butter or margarine2 Tbsp flour (to thicken)SELF CRUSTING COBBLER1 c flour2 tsp baking powder3/4 c sugar3/4 c milk In a saucepan, heat berries, water, sugar and butter. Add flour to thicken. Simmer on low heat, until desired thickness. Do not scorch.In a large mixing bowl, sift [...]

Week 4/20 Project Life

Week 4/20 Project Life

Welcome to my site this Monday ! It's been a busy month even though we are staying at home as ordered. Giving me more time to work outside and do crafts inside. Looks like it we all will be planting flowers and gardening this year if what I hear is correct. This week we will [...]

Manic Monday

Manic Monday

My Monday's Project life and a recipe inspired by my shopping trip: Spring is HereSaturday Dad birthday Moving out of dormsHome to stay Good Morning everyone ! Today the state of Louisiana at 5pm starts its stay at home order until April 12th. We spent yesterday moving my son out of college since his campus [...]

Granny’s Cold Remedies:

Granny’s Cold Remedies:

My Monday recipe battle is on : and it's the battle of the best cold remedy. My Granny cure for the cold is a whiskey based hot toddy that taste much better than the stuff you buy in the store. Filled with great ingredients proven to help battle cold symptoms. But my hubby swear by [...]