Thursday, November 27, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

To all who visits

Thank You

“Dining with one’s friends and beloved family is certainly one of life’s primal and most innocent delights, one that is both soul-satisfying and eternal.” –

Julia Child

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Sunday, October 26, 2014

Sunday Morning Coffee Haiku

Haiku - Inspired by Blogger friend Zoebyrd at 

Oh coppertop pot
Brew your magic elixir
Fill my goblet now

The coffeepot belonged to my Mother-In-law; this was how coffee was made in the olden days.

Fill water to the top line of the coffeepot, (that will make 8 to 10 cups of coffee). Spoon in 8 to 10 tablespoons of coffee.  I filled it to the top line that is indicated on the basket, place the basket onto the stem which is actually the percolator, cover the basket with the basket cover, called the coffee spreader, cover the coffee pot (my pot has a copper top) J

Place on stove bring heat to medium high to high and wait for water to boil, once the water boils the percolator starts to do its job – allow to percolate for 7 ½ minutes  -  take off heat and let it rest and settle for a minute.  
Pour in cup add sweetener of choice, and any dairy product – for me I like almond milk, or add nothing and enjoy it as it is made. 

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Friday, October 10, 2014

We all Crunch, even Teddy does too….

Favorite crunchy food to eat - I love crunchy food - if you want, you can also read about it here.

This is going to be a quick post... 

I heard somewhere that when we are stressed or anxious we tend to snack on crunchy snacks.

When we are sad or depressed we tend to snack on soft gooey snacks.

My little guy is neither anxious nor sad

See how sweet he is.....

Show him some these

He becomes so demanding he will stare you down

Give him one…all you here is CRUNCH, CRUNCH…so loud I think he enjoys to crunch too!

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Shopping List - April 24,2016

Vegetables/Fruit Bananas .49cents a lb. 1 bunch Tomatoes .99cents a lb. 4 or 5 Eggplants 1.39lb get three String Beans @ .99 cents a pound Avocado @ .99 cents each (2) Mangoes 2 for $3.00 (2) Bag of Eastern Potatoes $1.99 Limes and lemons Mini Cucumbers 1.99 English Cucumbers 2 for $3.00 Romaine Hearts 1.99 Deli/Bakery Pretzel Chips Feta cheese Hummus – Boars head 2 for 5.00 (1) Pita flat bread (Greek) Meat Chicken Cutlets 3.49 a pound Chicken Kabobs 3.99 a pound Dairy/Frozen Mozzarella Shredded Cheese $2.50 Plain Greek Yogurt or Tzatziki sauce (deli) Ricotta Cheese Biazzo $3.99 Almond Milk 2 for 6.00 I need is 1 Grocery One box of Orzo Coffee $4.99 Cups Paper Plates 1 can of Tomato Sauce - small can One bottle of Balsamic vinegar Cereal –General Mills 1.99

What's for dinner - W/O April 24,2016

Dinners This week April 24, 2016


Chicken Kababs – Greek Salad and Orzo


Fusilli with Ricotta Cheese- salad and Italian bread


Chicken Cutlets-Salad- Green Beans - French-fries


Eggplant parm – salad and rolls to make sandwiches


Peppers and Egg Frittata – Rolls and Salad

Friday – Tuna Salad – fries- salad - (green)

Saturday – Fun night – could be take out, homemade pizza, Mexican (homemade) Deli-Meat quesadillas, grilled cheese and soup – or Diner style cheeseburgers. Until next week’s flyer

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