Vanilla Granola

I would love to take complete credit for this granola, but I'm afraid I can't. I mix and match parts of it (i.e. to use walnuts in place of mixed nuts, pancake syrup in place of real maple syrup [only because we never have real maple syrup]) but I found this recipe online somewhere years …

Save U.S. Pets Foundation -Silver Chain

I love this. $10 donated from every purchase to cause of your choice.Save U.S. Pets Foundation -Silver Chain

Old World Charm – Modern Living Cinnamon Roll Bread

Cinnamon Roll Bread This recipe is derived from The Pioneer Woman cinnamon roll recipe - http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/2007/06/cinammon_rolls_/     INGREDIENTS: 1 cup milk 1/4 cup oil 1/4 cup sugar 3 tsp yeast (I use quick rise) 1 tsp vanilla 1/4 tsp cinnamon (optional) 2 cup all-purpose flour 1/4 cup flour 1/4 heaping tsp baking powder 1/4 almost …

Embrace the fear

 The other day, or rather night, I had a moment that I thought I would share with you. It's very easy to look upon people who live in the public eye and believe they must be the most confident, fearless people on the planet. I know that's something that people have always believed about me.Either …

Book Review – Stephen King – Bag of Bones

(Image from Goodreads - https://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1365592796l/10589.jpg)As usual, Stephen King delivers the nice creep factor with this book. I was so sucked in that when my older brother opened the garage below me, I might have suffered a bit of a twitch. Possibly. What's interesting about this book is the way Mike describes feeling a presence in …

Dark Illusions: The Beginning FREE

Amazon has marked Dark Illusions: The Beginning as free. Celebrate here with me a moment. Yay!So anyhoosles. If you haven't downloaded the eBook, you can do so now.The link: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B007AVHNNOIf you want a format other than the Kindle, you can get that from Smashwords here: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/120609We will have another free download of The Next Chapter next month on …

Pumpkin Walnut Cookies

I always love making these cookies around the winter time, to go along with it being Christmas, and Fall, but these taste practically like doughnuts, so they'd be good year-round really.  Pumpkin Walnut Cookies Yield: About 5 dozen Ingredients:                   Cookie: 1 cup butter, softened 2/3 firmly packed …