Whopper Egg Brownies

If you love Whopper Egg Easter candy, you’ll go crazy for these Whopper Egg Brownies!! Crushed candy and malt powder make them festive and delicious! Is there a human who exists on earth who DOESN’T love malted milk eggs at Easter? ...more

Meal Pinning Monday

Can you believe it's already Easter week? This year has already started to vanish....more

How to Make a Palm Sunday Palm Cross

The craft of creating a palm cross from a Palm Sunday palm frond is a tradition that has been around for many years. Folding your palm into a cross is a way to express the Easter story, remember the importance of palm Sunday, and to remind children that Jesus came into the town walking over the palms laid down by the people, but one week later died on a cross. How to Make a Palm Sunday Palm Cross Palm Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week and is the feast which commemorates Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem on a donkey as he is hailed as the Messiah ....more

3 dead in Jewish center shootings

Just when you think the world isn't sufficiently depraved...A gunman shot at least three people to death in front of a Jewish community center and assisted living facility in a Kansas City suburb this afternoon (Story from KSHB Kansas City). As the suspect was taken into custody, reports say he said "heil Hitler."You'll pardon me if this hits a little close to home. You'll also pardon me if I shake my head at the growing intolerance that seems to be spreading into every nook and cranny of this planet ....more

New Day, New Digs!

I left the wilds of Tennessee behind this morning, and pointed Shamu northward toward the wilder wilds of Kentucky! My GPS thought it would play a game with me and sent me over the wildest “non main” roads out in the middle of nowhere I had EVER been in my life - This is good, and this is bad. This is good, because I passed rolling hills and stunning views, pastures of happy cattle grazing - ...more

Happy 7 Months Luke!

Seven months closer to one year old than being a brand new baby. You are such a funny baby: you complain and demand our attention, and when we look at you, you give us the biggest, cheesiest smile ....more

3 Ways to Give Expression to What is Inside of You

“What is my one true light,” Sue Monk Kidd asks herself in response to Oprah ‘s question in a Super Soul Sunday conversation. Every woman d’une certaine age ...more

Kolorful Palette: Stargazer [Angel Eyes]

I’m feeling very self-congratulatory this week because I actually watched a weekend drama for once. I’m glad I did because Angel Eyes certainly doesn’t feel like typical weekend fare, and I think it’s going to be more akin to what we’re used to seeing on weeknights (it’s even rumored to only be 20 episodes, which is a huge relief as far as I’m concerned). (...)Read the rest of Kolorful Palette: Stargazer [Angel Eyes] (536 words) © Fanderay for Dramabeans, 2014. | Permalink | 67 comments | Add to del.icio.us Post tags: Kolorful Palette ...more

Overnight Baked French Toast (easily made Gluten Free!)

I found this recipe on Pinterest with the comment "Perfect Christmas Morning French Toast". We've had our friends' kids staying with us for the past few nights and yesterday, I couldn't flip pancakes fast enough to feed our temporarily enlarged family. So last night, I decided to find a make-ahead breakfast....more

twelve on twelve ~ april

if it’s april, then that means woodward park is putting on her spring show....more