Posted by / 29 April 2016 /

Teacher Appreciation Day

Teacher Appreciation Day Teacher Appreciation Day

Teacher Appreciation Day is May 3 and as a teacher and principal for 25 years, I know that there are going to be a lot of people searching f...

Posted by / 27 April 2016 / ,

#HummusMadeEasy ~a Gathering of Friends

#HummusMadeEasy ~a Gathering of Friends #HummusMadeEasy ~a Gathering of Friends

This is a sponsored post, in otherwords, I was paid to promote this product.  All opinions are strickly my own. We love to entertain. ...

Posted by / 25 April 2016 /

Cake Mix Toffee Bars for the #SecretRecipeClub

Cake Mix Toffee Bars for the #SecretRecipeClub Cake Mix Toffee Bars for the #SecretRecipeClub

It's the monthly edition of the Secret Recipe Club reveal day and I am so happy to have been spying on Life on Food this month where I...

Posted by / 24 April 2016 / ,

Gooey Butter Cake for the Home Chef #SundaySupper

Gooey Butter Cake for the Home Chef  #SundaySupper Gooey Butter Cake for the Home Chef #SundaySupper

When I first moved to the St. Louis area, I was bombarded with, "have you had gooey butter cake yet?" over and over!  So when Bob ...

Posted by / 22 April 2016 /

What's Blooming at Our Good Life

What's Blooming at Our Good Life What's Blooming at Our Good Life

When Spring springs, everything moves so fast!  Here's what is blooming in Zone 6a in Missouri in our yard.

Posted by / 20 April 2016 /

Top Ten Earth Day Food Tips that Save Our Planet

Top Ten Earth Day Food Tips that Save Our Planet Top Ten Earth Day Food Tips that Save Our Planet

On Earth Day, take a moment to evaluate your food footprint.  It is important for us to look at how we get and use our food.  Consider the f...

Posted by / 18 April 2016 /

Travel Tips: Branson

Travel Tips: Branson Travel Tips: Branson

When most people think of vacationing or taking a road trip to Branson, it isn't in the spring. Summer is a very popular time for Branso...

Posted by / 15 April 2016 /

Chocolate Chip Cheesecake with a Brownie Crust

Chocolate Chip Cheesecake with a Brownie Crust Chocolate Chip Cheesecake with a Brownie Crust

Nothing like a good cheesecake for a dessert at a bookclub meeting.  I recently hosted my P.E.O. ladies at my house for book club and served...

Posted by / 13 April 2016 / ,

Play Ball!

Play Ball! Play Ball!

It's baseball season and we love our St. Louis Cardinals.  This year Opening Day was a great success, as the Cards trounced the Brewers ...

Posted by / 11 April 2016 /

Travel Tips: Lake of the Ozarks

Travel Tips: Lake of the Ozarks Travel Tips: Lake of the Ozarks

Traveling to the Lake of the Ozarks for a weekend trip was possible this year due to the fact that we also had a conference scheduled back-t...

Posted by / 10 April 2016 /

Bacon Wrapped Dates #SundaySupper

Bacon Wrapped Dates #SundaySupper Bacon Wrapped Dates #SundaySupper

My husband and I love to make these delicious Bacon Wrapped Dates apps for dinner parties because 1. they are so easy and 2. everyone just f...

Posted by / 09 April 2016 /

Five Years of Laundry Product??

Five Years of Laundry Product?? Five Years of Laundry Product??

If you are like me, I absolutely cannot stand to purchase laundry products.  They are so expensive, not to mention cumbersome and heavy.  Wh...

Posted by / 08 April 2016 /

Salad Bowl Gardening

Salad Bowl Gardening Salad Bowl Gardening

It's the time of year when we can plant spring vegetables, especially lettuce!  My husband and I made the first of our annual trips to t...

Posted by / 06 April 2016 /

Coffee Cake in a Jiffy

Coffee Cake in a Jiffy Coffee Cake in a Jiffy

Welcome to the April edition of #FoodieExtravaganza where we celebrate food holidays, such as National Coffee Cake Day, which is officially ...

Posted by / 04 April 2016 /

Dark Chocolate After Dinner Bars

Dark Chocolate After Dinner Bars Dark Chocolate After Dinner Bars

Welcome to the April round of Taste Creations!  This time we are sharing with you recipes that use dark chocolate. I love dark chocolate. ...

Posted by / 03 April 2016 /

Limoncello and Cocktails #SundaySupper

Limoncello and Cocktails  #SundaySupper Limoncello and Cocktails #SundaySupper

The first sip of Limoncello in the summer time is like a burst of sweet sunshine in your mouth.  The secret to amazing limoncello is the qua...

Posted by / 01 April 2016 /

Favorite Things!

Favorite Things! Favorite Things!

This month has flown by!  I had a lot of work-related travel and that always makes the time speed by.  I love to go to conferences and this ...



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