Archive for January, 2015

Fried Cornmeal Mush

Fried Cornmeal Mush

Richard’s been after me to make this for a special weekend breakfast. So, here it is. Yummy, yummy, yummy, old fashioned fried mush. Just like mom used to make! Imagine soft creamy polenta, sandwiched between two really crispy, crunchy crusts, and topped with a drizzle of sweet maple syrup. That’s fried mush. Far superior to any cornmeal pancake (in my humble […]

By January 31, 2015 1 Comments Read More →
My Favorite Slow Cooker Pot Roast

My Favorite Slow Cooker Pot Roast

There are scads of slow cooker pot roast recipes on the internet. Most of them consist of a combination of packaged seasoning mixes and condensed soup poured over a beef roast. I’ve tried several of these types of recipes. This one is my favorite. I found the recipe on Pinterest. It’s from the website You’re Too Crafty. This is certainly a popular recipe. It has been pinned over 9000 times. […]

By January 23, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Lisa’s Spicy Ground Beef Chili

Lisa’s Spicy Ground Beef Chili

I’ve had a pot of chili on the stove for the last few hours and the aroma is driving me crazy. I’m making  my Spicy Ground Beef Chili. This is my hearty, winter, all-beef chili. It has lots of ground beef, two types of beans, and a bit of spicy heat. Believe me, it’s just as […]

By January 13, 2015 0 Comments Read More →
Beginner Crochet: Circles

Beginner Crochet: Circles

When I wanted information on how to crochet a flat circle, I turned to YouTube. The videos that I watched explained how a flat circle is made by crocheting concentric rows or rounds. Each round is increased by the number of stitches that are in the beginning round. This sounds confusing, but is really very simple once you get started. Single Crochet Circle.  I […]

By January 10, 2015 2 Comments Read More →