Category Archives: holidays

Mr. Roboto

Happy Halloween from our Little Robot!  We spent the rainy evening in Sanford at the neighborhood party.  Although it was a little stressful rushing home, throwing on Tipp’s Halloween costume and getting to Sanford in time…watching Tipp waddle around in … Continue reading

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A Real Christmas Gift!

For 4 years now I have made homemade truffles and given them out at Christmas gifts to family and friends. I think the first year I made one batch…this past Christmas I made approximately 175 truffles. Many people have asked … Continue reading

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Traditional New Year’s Dinner…

I have never made New Years Dinner until this year. Being home was so nice and relaxing and we started it off right with all the luck, money and health! I marniated a pork lion overnight in a homemade jamaican … Continue reading

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Hoppin John!

Apparently this is a very traditional southern dish. It’s very simple and easy to make…with rice, black eyed peas, onions and green peppers, it offers a little bit of everything. Hoppin John (Paula Deen)2 tablespoons butter1 small onion, chopped1 small … Continue reading

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Southern Collards = MONEY!

I definitely wanted to make fresh homemade collards for New Years, but all the recipes I could find had a ham hock. I wasn’t too interested in investing that much time to make them. I found this recipe in my … Continue reading

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