Oven Baked BBQ Baby Back Ribs

Do you love ribs, but want another method to cook them, rather than standing out at the grill in the middle of winter? Well, look no further! Here is my personal recipe for oven baked baby back ribs.

Marcy’s Thanksgiving Mac & Cheese

This is my daughter-in-law Marcy … along with my son Draylen, and my grandbaby Ole. One thing that we discovered about Marcy early on, is that she is not a fan of most traditional Thanksgiving foods. A couple of years ago, I found out the kids were going to be…

What I’ve Learned In 20 Years Of Blogging

This year marks 20 years that I have been blogging. An anniversary, of sorts. A blogiversary? Whatever you want to call it, it seems a bit startling when I think about it. I began my blog back when a blog was just a personal diary, a place for friends and…

A Little Bit of History – The Pledge of Allegiance

Another repost, due to high demand. Who knew so many people loved history? I saw this posted on Facebook today, with a blurb under it that said: “I want to challenge everyone to repost our country’s flag with the Pledge of Allegiance as it was written. – Maybe it’s time…

God Is Close To The Brokenhearted

I am reposting this due to high demand that I didn’t realize was there … until I removed it. What can I say? It’s timeless – just like God’s love! :)  ♥ It doesn’t matter what your situation is. It doesn’t matter how old you are. God is always close…

An Embarrassment of Riches

A new year. A new decade. So many things I could talk about, but this is what’s on my heart tonight. Nathan Fillion (our favorite Rookie!) tweeted this on New Years Eve: “I’ve had an amazing year. Good friends, new friends, a fantastic job, travel, and a happy and healthy…

Chocolate Chip Oatmeal Cookies

I was asked recently for my Chocolate Chip Oatmeal cookie recipe, and decided that instead of typing it out and sending it via private message, I would just throw it up here on my blog for everyone. This way, it can easily be printed.

Homemade French Bread

Back on October of 2010, I had posted the recipe I use for French bread. Since then it has been pinned numerous times on Pinterest, but since I archived my old blog, it is now an invalid link. Whoops!  I figured I should probably put it back up here, and…

Simple, Easy, 5-Ingredient Bread

Here’s another from the archives, that people have been requesting! Soft on the inside, with a nice little crust on the outside. This bread is a bit dense, but not super heavy like I thought it might be. Yummy stuff! Are ya ready to bake?  Simple, Easy, 5-Ingredient Bread Category:…