12 Special Holiday Trader Joe’s Treats and Snacks

We love Trader Joe’s…it’s special and a rare treat, I love browsing the store and getting our old standards as well as trying a few new things. This apple cider is amazing! A fresh clean tang that I love to have warm in the mornings. These tiny peppermint meringue cookies are perfection!! Just tried golden…

Let’s Go to the State Fair!🎡🎢🎟️

We had fun at the fair last Sunday. We went around lunchtime after church, the weather was gorgeous, the company was sweet, and the food delicious. First stop- lemonades! We had Wes and Kayla with us And Skye, Hunter, and Leah We also brought our tall relatives…haha… First bite of food was heavenly; brisket biscuit!…

last meals with Wes

We had my parents over for supper in the yard. We ate pavlova! with fresh peaches and plums from mom and dad, fresh mint from our garden and edible flowers (also from our garden…yes I am overly proud of the “produce” from our garden…let me have this moment…Before it all dies! 😉 I went down…

Friday Favorites: Valentine’s, Trader J’s, etc…🥗❤️🍪

First favorite: Valentine’s Day…it’s cheesy, sweet, pink, candy and cookie related, what’s not to love?! Late nite cookie making session.. We had our friends over to help decorate. I promise to share the royal icing recipe! It’s a good one… Dave and I didn’t get a picture on Valentine’s Day …so here’s an old one…

💗Birthday Weekend 🌸

I turned 46 on Saturday! It was a really nice weekend, which started on Friday when Skye, Sheeza, and I went out for brunch… And while we were out, Skye brought up the subject we had been talking about for awhile…which was getting our ears pierced for the second time. We thought it would be…