Lights, Camera, Action!

A few days ago, a glimpse of Hollywood came to my kitchen! Well, Dear Readers, it seemed like Hollywood. It was actually a Des Moines photographer with a full array of cameras and lights who was here to shoot photos of my grandchildren, Little Missy (age 5) and Little Sir (age 3), and me for […]

Honor To the Pig

Should all cookies be sweet, Dear Readers? Not when they have the savory, “kicky” taste of this recipe! On her blog site,, Kristen, a family friend, posted the traditional recipe called “Cheese Tidbits.” She said, “My college roommate would get packages of these and never share! I had to find out what all the […]