Posts Tagged ‘recipes’

Summer Basil Pesto Recipe Card

Summer Basil Pesto Recipe Card

My summertime herb garden is in full production right now, despite the 100 degree weather we’ve been suffering through over the past week.  But with a little extra watering, the basil continues to be plentiful and fragrant and delicious! What better way to enjoy its abundance than in a deliciously fresh pesto? Scroll down to […]


Mint Julep Downloadable Recipe

Mint Julep Downloadable Recipe

Nothing beats a chilly Mint Julep on a hot summer day … any good Southerner will tell you that.  And while they may take a few more steps to make than just popping the cork on a white wine, it’s well worth effort that goes into the little ceremony of making one. Aside from the […]


Cocoa & Oats Drop Cookies ~ Downloadable Recipe Card

Cocoa & Oats Drop Cookies ~ Downloadable Recipe Card

I love the rich, whole flavors of these Cocoa and Oats Drop Cookies. I make them for my boys from a recipe that was handed down from my mother. With Spring just beginning to blossom, the afternoons are cool and bright at our home. These are such a lovely snack to have on hand coupled with a cup of Chai Tea and a good book.


Green Tea Ice Cream ~ Downloadable Recipe Card & Cup How-To

Green Tea Ice Cream ~ Downloadable Recipe Card & Cup How-To

Creating these little cups is quick and easy.  If your hobby store doesn’t carry paper ice cream cups, borrow a few from your local ice cream shop.  (They won’t mind!) Tear one apart to use as a template and place it flat onto your favorite decorative paper. Trace the outline with a pencil and cut […]


New Year’s Day Traditions

New Year’s Day Traditions

I’ve never been much for New Year’s Eve celebrations. Though I love a glass of champagne as much (or more) as the next guy, it’s really New Year’s Day that I look forward to. Without the blurry haze from a late night out, I can wake up refreshed, remembering the traditions of growing up in […]