Hot Air Balloon Day

Hot Air Balloon Day

Happy Tuesday !  Hot Air Balloon Day - It's held every Sept in this area if you are planning a visit More information The 2018 Ascension Hot Air Balloon Festival returns to Gonzales, right in the heart of Ascension Parish. The two day festival consists of hot air balloon glows, live entertainment, barbecue competition,  great food, [...]

Tulip Time * April 28th

Tulip Time * April 28th

April 28th  Flower of the month is Tulips. One of my favorite flowers. When we lived in Michigan I had beds of them but they dont like the heat of Louisiana. So I don't plant them here .  But by chance you are in the Michigan area check out the Tulip Festival coming in May [...]

Tuesday * College road trip

Tuesday * College road trip

Hello Tuesday ! The next couple of Tuesday I will be sharing our college road trip ! Join us on our adventure _ Lisa  Its another busy day at hour house - school & then volunteering at the Library. Time is passing so fast - graduation plans are just around the corner & college had [...]

Biscuits and Slashed Brown

It's March & time for National Maple Syrup time in Indiana.   book link For country-store owner Robbie Jordan, the National Maple Syrup Festival is a sweet escape from late-winter in South Lick, Indiana—until murder saps the life out of the celebration . . .   As Robbie arranges a breakfast-themed cook-off at Pans ‘N [...]

Chopsticks : Let’s Eat

Chopsticks : Let’s Eat

happy Friday -my finial day of Celebrating Chinese New Year. But in China it;s a month long celebration -so who knows you may see sum more post.  Today  it's :   Chopsticks History Lesson: In ancient times, chopsticks were called 'Zhu'. At that time, Chinese ancestors liked to steam or boil food. It was difficult [...]

Trip to the Asian Market * Noodle Aisle

My family loves Noodles of all kind - from traditional ramie noodles to any kind of pasta. While exploring the local Asian market we always hit the noodle aisle. Types of Noodles : My-Tho Noodles : Rice Noodles Excellent Flour stick : whet flour Canton Style Egg Noodles: Wheat flour Immerse in cold water for [...]