You Know I Love Movies…..Need I Say More?

You Know I Love Movies…..Need I Say More? Well, there is more…I also love the Captain with his twinkling blue eyes! So what has one to do with the other? Let me explain. I love Romance and Knights in Shining […]

Coastal Florida Seafood Boil And Tablescape!

Coastal Florida Seafood Boil And Tablescape! Whoopee!!! Today is the first day of Spring and a time of the year full of rebirth and new growth. I have always loved Spring and living in SW Florida our coastal climate for […]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, Menu & Tablescape!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, Menu & Tablescape! My dear readers, I promised my Menu for today, St. Patrick’s Day and I am here to deliver. This is actually the second St. Patrick’s Day dinner this week…The Captain and I host […]

Shamrocks, St. Patrick’s Day & A Pot O’ Gold

Shamrocks, St. Patrick’s Day & A Pot O’ Gold! Shamrocks! Four Leaf Clovers! Leprechauns! …. and a pot of Gold! Sometimes, we get a bit confused regarding shamrocks and four leaf clovers! I believe it has to do with thinking […]

The Time Has Come To Dance…..

The Time Has Come To Dance….. Yes, my dear readers, it is March Madness and my Kansas Jayhawks are a number 1 seed, ….yet another year! Allow me please a few bragging rights because it has been 9 years since […]

 

Set It And Forget It…Yes, Seriously!

Set It And Forget It…Yes, Seriously!

Perhaps I better explain my serious-ness of seriously.

I can’t believe I have let January come and go without talking about HER.

Who? Her?

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January, Yes, I Know Her And You Know Her Too!

January….Yes, I Know Her And You Know Her Too!

Hmmmmm…..a time of new beginnings. 

All my life I have looked forward to January…..perhaps it is because of all the hustle and bustle and activity of the busy, busy, busy previous three months….although I do enjoy all that fal-da-ral, etc….as does most everyone.  December can be fun to be around.

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Grinding Of The Coffee Beans!

Grinding Of The Coffee Beans!

I love decorating my home.

I really love tweaking recipes and baking or cooking and sharing them with you my dear readers.

Even more I love playing with my dishes and setting pretty themed tablescapes.

But you already know that about me.

But as much as I love decorating a room or making a wonderful tasting Mexican recipe from my years in New Mexico or setting a Valentine’s tablescape that knocks the socks off of the Captain…

….my heart has always been with the story telling.

 

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February 1? Can March Madness Be Just Around The Corner?

February 1? Can March Madness Be Just Around The Corner? Yes, my dear readers….College basketball tournament time is coming up real soon and my Kansas Jayhawks are doing pretty good, so far.

For those of you who follow me….,

….you know that I am considered a fanatic sports fan.

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Happy Birthday Sherlock Holmes January 6th

Happy Birthday Sherlock Holmes, January 6th!

What? You say as you look at your calendar….Isn’t this the last day of January?

Has she gone daft?

I will try to answer that question for you.

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Newfangled Toys And Oldfangled Thinking!

Newfangled Toys and Oldfangled Thinking translated simply means high tech electronics and older minds that are still learning how to operate Smart phones.

Ok, I admit that I am not a teckie even though many think I am because I write a Blog and take photos and post.

No, what you see is someone who by mostly trial and error found a formula that works…..

…..most of the time.

And the other times gives me a few headaches because parts of the formula work one week and not the next.

Which leads me to my newest “headache”.

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Food, Massage And Sports For The Week-End!

Food, Massage And Sports For The Week-End!…Cooking food on the week-end!

I was very exited when I opened my sleepy eyes on this dark early week-end morning.

Why?

A number of reasons.

After sharing a yummy hot breakfast with the Captain of steak and eggs and buttery biscuits, dripping with orange marmalade…

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Easy Valentine Dessert Or For Any Night Of The Week!

Easy Valentine Dessert Or For Any Night Of The Week!

My dear readers…

I need to start by apologizing …

Yep!

20 lashes with a wet noodle for me.

For what? You may ask.

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Cultivating Good Habits …..Sometimes Easier Said Than Done!

Cultivating Good Habits …..Sometimes Easier Said Than Done!

I know, I know…I am not a lover of resolutions because well, because they are either unreachable or I am just plain lazy.

But let me tell you what I have started doing.

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Fruity Displays Using Apple Cone And Cherry Pie Filling!

Fruity Displays? Apple Cones? Cherry Pie Filling?

You might be asking …what is she talking about?

There were so many things going on around the Holidays at Villa de la Luna…in other words our home, and if you would like to see the meaning behind naming our home click here.…you know I name EVERYTHING!

I wanted to share a few of the ideas along with a recipe that can be used any time of the year.

But this is National Pie Day and Valentines Day is coming and George Washington’s birthday is in February, And….

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