Chasing Butterflies: The True Story of a Daughter of 9/11

Chasing Butterflies: The True Story of a Daughter of 9/11

Winner of 2021 BEST MEMOIR AWARD, Indies Today: "You won't be able to put this book down."Ashley Bisman was in a high school history class the morning of September 11th when students whispered of planes crashing, fire, and terrorists. She bolted from her seat, sprinting through narrow school hallways leading to the main office. A [...]

Easy Carmel Latte

Easy Carmel Latte

½ cup milk any percentage 1 tablespoon caramel plus optional more for topping 1 teaspoon (4g) granulated sugar or to taste 1 tablespoon heavy cream optional ½ cup strong coffee Whipped cream optional for topping Instructions In a small pot, over medium heat, combine milk, caramel, sugar, and optional heavy cream. Heat, whisking frequently until milk is just beginning to steam. If desired, whisk vigorously until milk is frothy. Pour [...]

Back to School : Breakfast Muffins

Back to School : Breakfast Muffins

Tomorrow the school bell will ring for kids in South Louisiana. So make a batch of these to eat before school starts. Lisa 1 lb bulk sausage7 large Eggs,divided2 C AP flour1/3 C Sugar3 tsp baking powder1/2 tsp salt1/2 C milk1/2 C oil1/2 C Shredded Cheddar Cheese Preheat oven to 400°. In a large nonstick skillet, [...]

Happy Sister Day : Nail Polish Mug

Happy Sister Day : Nail Polish Mug

Today is Sister day ! And to celebrate the occasion I am celebrating today with some of my sisters favorite things. One of them is a great crafty project with one of her favorite this Nail Polish. Supplies Nail Polishwhite mugsplastic tub / tooth pickDishwasher safe Mod Podgereally Hot Water Fill your plastic tub with [...]

Mom’s Raspberry Bundt Cake with Cream Cheese Glaze

Mom’s Raspberry Bundt Cake with  Cream Cheese Glaze

Thanks for stopping in this Sunday at GG Kitchen. Today's recipe is my Summer Raspberry Bundt cake recipe . A family favorite !! Enjoy 1 box  white cake mix  (15.25 ounces)3.4 ounces instant white chocolate pudding mix (dry)1 cup  Sour cream 4 large  Eggs1/4 cup water1/2 cup oil1 cup  white chocolate chips chopped into smaller pieces1/2 cup red raspberry preserves (SEE NOTES ABOVE)16 ounces  cream cheese  softened1/2 cup  butter softened3-4 cup  powdered [...]

Setting Up June : Bullet Journal

Setting Up June : Bullet Journal

it’s officially summertime and it’s a perfect time to get creative with your bullet journal. What is bullet journaling and how does it work? Think of it as a next-level diary for not only writing but also drawing. Instead of blank, lined pages, a bullet journal (or BuJo, for short) contains sections to log daily to-dos, [...]

GG Buttermilk Biscuits and Figs

GG Buttermilk Biscuits and Figs

My Grandmother made biscuits overweened in the kitchen. When she passed my Mom did and when she no longer could my Dad did. So biscuit making is not only a Southern tradition but a family tradition. But today these biscuits are special the have Dad 's special Fig preserves he made every summer for family [...]

Book Review: Irish Castle Murder

Book Review: Irish Castle Murder

Annabelle Shannon returns to her ancestral homeland of Ireland and is eager to take in the sights and sounds, but more importantly, spend time with her grams at their family’s historic Gladstone Castle. Soon after arriving to the sprawling home, situated in the outskirts of a quaint village, her grams delivers some exciting news: she’s [...]

GG Recipe Box: Soda Bread

GG Recipe Box: Soda Bread

The unique texture of soda bread is a result of the reaction between the acidic sour milk and baking soda, which formed small bubbles of carbon dioxide in the dough. The shape of soda bread is also steeped in tradition 4 C flour4 Tablespoon Sugar1 teaspoon baking soda1 Tablespoon baking powder1/2 teaspoons salt1/2 C softened Margarine1 [...]