Category Archives: Books

Tuesday Treats & Titles: King Cake

Happy Fat Tuesday! It’s Mardi Gras. It’s also release day for FIGHTING FOR JUSTICE. Click on the title to go grab your copy if you haven’t preordered. In the meantime, I’m going be enjoying one of my “heart homes” — … Continue reading

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Snow Day Monday

Y’all, it’s FREAKING COLD out there! And it’s gonna get worse before it gets better. As I’m typing this, I’m wrapped in my OSU Cowboys Snuggly, wearing heavy socks and fuzzy houseshoes. On a normal winter day, I’m in flannel … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treats & Titles: Coffee Slushie

So, y’all know I’m big on Starbucks frappucinos. I’ve also done something similar at home using leftover coffee. Then Sade, who doesn’t cook–like at all dropped this in my inbox.   5 Min(s) 5 Min(s) Prep 2 servings, 1 cup each … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treats & Titles: Beignets

As most of you know, one of my favorite places in the world is New Orleans. And one of my favorite places to sit and watch the world go by is the Cafe du Monde just across the street from … Continue reading

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Last Monday

 It’s almost time to say goodbye. Only four more days and then it’s the end. Personally, I’ll be happy to see an end to 2020 but I’m not all that crazy about what awaits in 2021. There’s not going to … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treats & Titles: Hot Chocolate Stir Sticks

Last week, I featured the Hot Cocoa Bombs. This week, it’s the same “theme” but much easier to make, especially if the kids are involved. I thought the bombs were adorable but the idea of buying molds and “painting” the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treats & Titles: Washington Apple Cake

It might be the first of December but it’s still Autumn and the fruits of the fall harvest still abound. Right? Especially apples. Mmm, mmm good! I have no idea if this recipe was inspired by the president or the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treats & Titles: Cajun Thanksgiving Rum Cake

The following “commercial” comment is brought to you by Louisiana Travel and I’m happy to “run” it because this recipe sounds amazing, even if it is a bit labor intensive. This sweet and slightly boozy recipe is a delicious addition … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treats & Titles: Sangria Grapes

I’ve been saving this recipe thinking I’d use it in (and for) a book with a wedding shower or something. Instead, I have the perfect character for it. Sadly, she’s not mine. She was brilliantly created by a friend of … Continue reading

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Tuesday Treats & Titles: Bubbly Cheesy Shrimp Dip

Disclaimer: Only had a FB Messenger party to help out a friend who is a Pampered Chef consultant. I bought some stuff. I’m on their email list. That’s where I got this recipe. And I’m halfway tempted to spend the … Continue reading

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