Merry Monday: December Bucket List

Have you heard of something called a "bucket list"? Man, I have and I have tons of things on it. Travel the world Swim with the dolphins Travel first class See the northern lights But what if... you take your bucket list and tweak it to each month? How fun would that be? I came up with… Continue reading Merry Monday: December Bucket List


Thankful Thursday: Thanksgiving

I have to admit and sort of brag I'm truly blessed! Things I'm Thankful for: My hubby, son, daughter and grand kids My mother, sister, nieces and nephews Of course, Max My sister and brother in laws I have a roof over my head Food on my table and the good Lord allows me to… Continue reading Thankful Thursday: Thanksgiving

Me Monday: Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving has always been one of my favorite holidays. I love food. That's all there is to it. I love the turkey, the stuffing, the green bean casserole, the corn, the mashed potatoes and gravy; maybe not so much the cranberry sauce. The rolls, the pecan pie (NOT the pumpkin pie), the appetizers and yes, I truly pay… Continue reading Me Monday: Thanksgiving

Try it Thursday: Quick Breads

One of the things I like to do most is bake. It's been awhile, but I am getting back into the swing of things. This week we indulged in two separate breads; one savory, one sweet; both quick breads. (Not so sure why it's called quick bread when it needs to bake for an hour)… Continue reading Try it Thursday: Quick Breads

Where in the World Wednesday: Cedaredge, CO

If you haven't figured it out by now (as it's taken me like 20 years to figure it all out), the western slope of Colorado, also known as the Grand Valley, is chock full of agriculture and recreation opportunities. Olathe, CO:   Just an hour drive from Grand Junction on Hwy 50  Named after Olathe, KS, the… Continue reading Where in the World Wednesday: Cedaredge, CO

Try it Thursday: Lazy Peach Pie

In case you have missed it, Peaches are a pretty big deal around these parts. I mean, Palisade is known as the Peach Capitol of Colorado. I would say the world, but I don't know that I've had fresh Georgia Peaches.   One of my most favorite desserts EVER!!! Is Lazy Peach Pie. I got… Continue reading Try it Thursday: Lazy Peach Pie

Where in the World Wednesday: Palisade, CO

I'm not a farmer, don't know I would ever want to be one. However, I have found one of the most peaceful places is Palisade, CO. and I love driving through, stopping at the produce stands, walking through the weekly farmer's market and driving past the local orchards. We were on another mission for Peaches.… Continue reading Where in the World Wednesday: Palisade, CO