Lunch Box Fruit Salad Biscotti

Lunchbox Biscotti

We are just a few days away from the start of another school year…wow, where did the summer go?   My grandson is entering middle school…this totally blows me away because I moved to my small town when he was born so I could help with his care…and that was eleven years ago.   He is almost as tall as I am and, at eleven, likes all the things that preteen boys like to do…yikes!  I remember when my son was that age.  They can be so adorable and so dorky at the same time.  My routine “grandma duties” have diminished and one of my most important jobs now is keeping the cookie jar full. [Read More]

Couscous Vegetable Salad

Couscous Vegetable Salad

The hot spell we are experiencing is going on...and on...and on.  The Pacific Northwest doesn't like that kind of weather and the effects of [Read More]

Barbecued Baked Beans

Barbecued Baked Beans

Despite the fact that we had a record rainfall yesterday I'm in summer mode and am hungry for all the wonderful side dishes that go along [Read More]