Cheese Shell Tostados

Today in FB a recipe was posted for mini cheese shell tacos!  They sounded so good I had to try them! So we did!  I am hooked! They were so easy and so good we truly never missed a taco shell!  In fact, these are so good and easy we will be eating our tacos … Continue reading

Senior Shopping Bags & Senior Moments

Randy and I began with great plans of being such proud little “going green” seniors as we headed out the back door to go grocery shopping. We had laid one of our recyclable bags out so we would not forget to get them off the hook in the garage, which is what happens each week. We … Continue reading

Chocolate Cake

1 DUNCAN Hines chocolate fudge cake mix 5 eggs 1 small package of instant French vanilla, cheesecake or chocolate pudding mix 1 cup sour cream 1 stick (1/2 cup) melted butter and 1/2 cup oil 1/2 cup water 1 cup chocolate chips Mix altogether except chocolate chips and beat for 2 min.  Add chocolate chips … Continue reading


Yesterday I had a meeting to attend and it is one I go to once a month. For some reason I have decided this past year that I cannot go unless I have dessert in my hand to pass around. After asking the friend who leads the meeting what she would like to have me … Continue reading

Cheese & Herb Scones

I don’t know about you, but not only do I feel a little British when I eat scones, but I certainly feel a little Martha Stewartie when I make them. Just returning from grocery shopping I happened to look on the back of a bag of shredded sharp cheddar cheese and noticed this recipe. We … Continue reading

Little Lemon Drops

This morning I had some family over to introduce a line of clothing that our DIL, Mandy is now selling, called LouLaRoe!  It has opened up a new world of comfortable clothing to me!  I can still wear my earrings and pearls but not have to be dressed up!  I can bend, pack boxes, do … Continue reading

A Blonde Moment

This post is being done out of duress. When Randy and I were grocery shopping today the sweet little lady checking us out began putting one item in each bag. With each item being put into a bag before swirling the little bag holder around to put another item in another bag, I became more … Continue reading

Fudge Pie

Some of our kids came to eat chile rellenos tonight which turned out so good and will post the recipe tomorrow! But the fudge pie was one I  just found on the Internet and it was delicious! Sorry I cut a piece before taking the picture. I had bought a can of chocolate Eagle Brand … Continue reading

Texas Trash Warm Bean Dip

It is exciting to sit and begin to look for recipes for Super Bowl parties. Can’t wait to serve it with homemade chips at the party. Taken from Todd Yancey & Susie Pierce 1 (8 oz) package cream cheese, softened 1 cup sour cream 2 cans (16 oz each) refried beans 1 packet Taco Seasoning … Continue reading

Little Debbie Intervention

OK, I admit, I am now addicted to Little Debbie Snowballs, Peanut Butter Creams, Gingerbread Cookies & last, because I just haven’t had the chance to try any of the others, the Oatmeal Cream Sandwiches Cookies. Honestly, you would think that any lady who always keeps a minimum of 6 lbs of butter in the … Continue reading