Coping with Christmas Changes — Anne Rulo

Christmas is a holiday marketed and built on tradition, expectations, and memories. And, as we tend to find comfort in the predictable, that can make it especially hard to adjust when Christmas changes. Shifting family dynamics, the arrival of new life and passing of others, weather, work, and travel challenges are just some of the […]…

MACADAMIA NUT & PUMPKIN LATTE — AMERICA ON COFFEE

INGREDIENTS ¼ oz. Monin Macadamia Nut Syrup ¾ oz. Monin Pumpkin Spice Syrup 1 shot(s) espresso Fill with steamed milk Glass: 10 oz. Garnish: Whipped INSTRUCTIONS Combine ingredients, except milk, in serving cup. Stir and set aside. Steam milk in pitcher. Pour steamed milk into serving cup, stirring gently. Garnish. Recipe source MACADAMIA NUT & PUMPKIN…

Let’s Dissect the New “Emma” Trailer!

Let’s Dissect the New “Emma” Trailer! https://rhondablogsaboutbooks.com/author/arehonda/Rhonda Blog About Books NOVEMBER 21, 2019 ~ RHONDA “The first trailer for the upcoming Emma adaptation dropped today, and I have thoughts! If you haven’t seen it yet, watch it here:https://youtu.be/qsOwj0PR5Sk” ” From Focus Features On YouTube: Jane Austen’s beloved comedy about finding your equal and earning your happy ending, is reimagined…

Guest author: Robbie Cheadle ~ Charlotte Brontë — Sue Vincent’s Daily Echo

Background Charlotte was the third and middle daughter born to Patrick and Maria Branwell Brontë. She had two older sisters, Maria and Elizabeth, who both died as children from tuberculosis, and two younger sisters, Emily and Anne. She also had a younger brother, Branwell. Subsequent to their mother’s death from uterine cancer, Charlotte and her […]…

Pork Belly with German Cabbage — Cooking in Sens

Our experience has been that domesticated pork, no matter in what country we’ve eaten it, manages to maintain some taste of its wild, Eurasian boar origins. The exception seems to be found in American pork, which is tasteless and lately has a spongy quality, like that found in American chickens. Bleah! I don’t know exactly […]…

Review: It’s A Christmas Thing — The Mimosa Blossom

It’s a Christmas Thing is a western Christmas romance novella by author Janet Dailey. The setting is Branding Iron, Texas. Eight months ago Tracy Emerson’s husband died from a brain tumor. She’s grieving over the loss and now her husband’s favorite dog is dying. A sick cat has taken up living at Tracy’s home. She […]…

Pay It Forward Friday –

Pay It Forward – Week 4 And Posts from all month at the end. REMEMBER MY PET PEEVE: NO CELL PHONES IN PUBLIC_WHEN PEOPLE ARE NEARBY. That is not saying you can’t email or get on the internet at Starbucks. Yes you can. In fact they encourage it. JUST REFRAIN From bothering others. I am…

Shared From The McCallum’s Shamrock Patch – Bock Beer Onion Soup Gratinee

A slightly different twist on the standard French Onion Soup. Heidy includes a bit of history as well as a great recipe. I had to look up the word Gratinee even though I thought it meant au gratin. gra·ti·né ˌɡrätnˈā,ˌɡra-/ adjective adjective: gratinée another term for au gratin. Enjoy. I sure will.