This week is crazy! So since the week isn’t typical, this week’s post isn’t typical. Next week I’ll get back to marriage stuff, but in the meantime here’s a couple of things: [Read more…]
It’s always hard to play host. Rush home, start cooking dinner, and try to beat the clock. Then. . . you realize you forgot something. One of you runs off to the store while the other attempts to straighten the house and finish dinner. It’s likely something ends up either burning or not ready – then the doorbell rings! Perfect timing… Once your guests arrive, you both feel worn out, never wanting to have company again!
Encountering this myself several times, I had to take notes from someone experienced at entertaining. We have had the privilege to be guests in the home of Bruce and Tana, and for all of the large dinners we have shared, they entertain perfectly. The set up, planning, cooking, and enjoyment are always well executed. Here are all of Tana’s secrets that [Read more…]
Summer is when gardeners everywhere have to get creative with their surplus. Well, once you fix your tomatoes (grape or cherry variety) this way, you will never want to eat them another way. Even my tomato hating husband loved this dish!
- Slice the tomatoes in half. In a bowl, drizzle with olive oil. Season with [Read more…]
- Pick a few varying recipes on your level of difficulty, preferably something special that takes a little more time. Print them off and put them in a gift bag. [Read more…]