Monthly Archives: August 2021

Our Family Birthday Supper Was Special

It has been a year since we last had a family meal with all of us being together. As weird as it sounds being apart actually made this family meal extra special. It was this feeling that we were all … Continue reading

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Lemon Poppy Seed Dressing, Spinach Stuffing, And Roasted Garlic Butter

Our family birthday meal is tomorrow and this afternoon I got a little head start. Somethings can get done in advance and it makes it easier when you’re cooking a large family meal. Also there are somethings that are better … Continue reading

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Saturday, Our First Family Meal In A Year

We are a getting together for our first family meal in a year this Saturday. It a “normal” August thing for us to have a joint birthday supper for our son and daughter. To say we are excited about it … Continue reading

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Garden Vegetable Chicken Soup

The first time I made this soup was about 30 years ago and I should make it more often. I am using the chicken stock I made a couple of days ago but you can use any good quality chicken … Continue reading

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Making Chicken Stock

I have been praying for rain because it’s bbq season, I finally got lucky and it was raining when I got up. If you’re a goofball like I am bbqing isn’t much fun when it comes to cooking. Yes, for … Continue reading

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Cross Hatching A Smokie

I can tell what everyone’s first thought was when they saw the picture. He cross hatched it to make it look pretty for the picture. I would of likely thought exactly the same thing years ago. That’s not even close … Continue reading

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Battered Fish Picture As Promised

It has been raining since this morning, which we needed desperately, so I took haddock fillets out of the freezer. Rainy day seemed like the perfect day to have fish and chips. Since when I made the batter for fish … Continue reading

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Mushroom Fettuccine Alfredo, My Treat For Today

This morning was our weekly shopping trip, and yes we wore our masks which isn’t mandatory now. Since it’s is going to be stupid hot and the humidity is high I decided bbqing was out. Why leave the AC if … Continue reading

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I Can Bbq

I was told the reason I don’t like BBQ season is probably because I am not good at bbqing. It made me laugh, not even close to why I prefer other methods of cooking. Reason is simple, it all the … Continue reading

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Finally The Good News We Have Been Waiting For

Today was a very good news day for us. New covid rules come into play on Aug. 7th. Not much of it are things that excite us because there are still crazy people out there that refuse to get vaccinated … Continue reading

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