Category: Creative Cooking

Don’t be too Hasty . . . pudding that is.

Each and every morning this week, I have started my day doing this . . . I actually really love doing this every morning.  I have been blessed to turn a difficult and sometimes overwhelming situation into something beautiful and cherished.  Going to bed early (anything before 11) used to be early for me and waking up before the sun (anything… Read more →

Mother’s Day 2017

It’s not Mother’s Day in Costa Rica.  They celebrate it on August 15th.  But I did get to enjoy Mother’s Day on Sunday.  Before Paul left for Ward Council Meeting, he stopped and gave me a small, purple box that had a pink bow on top.  I had thankfully, by accident, come upon it in the safe the day before,… Read more →

Wheat Bread Update

Well, it has been over a month since my last post.  I have been faithfully making my Homemade Wheat Bread twice a week (sometimes three, if I give bread away as a gift) and I wanted to update you all on how it has been going.   It has been WONDERFUL!! As I was looking for a “wonderful” image to… Read more →

Homemade Instant Oatmeal

          I LOVE to make food from scratch.  I still remember the first time I heard the term “from scratch.”  I was a newlywed and was visiting with my mother-in-law in her kitchen one afternoon.  Her two youngest daughters were also in the kitchen, making a cake.  I was so excited to be there because I thought I could… Read more →