Tagged with Lemon

Lemon Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting!

Lemon Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting!

I offered to make cupcakes for a family memorial reception last weekend. Little did I know at the time what I was getting myself into. It wasn’t the act of picking up the necessities, planning the “cupcake menu” or even making the cupcakes that was an issue. It was the storm that hit before the … Continue reading

Pork Chops and New Beginnings!

Pork Chops and New Beginnings!

I’m a thin-cut, bone-in, pan-fried  pork chop kind of girl!  Always have been, always will be.  Some things will just never change. Ever. 🙂  Then there are things that seem to constantly change and those things we must change…. Never did I ever think I’d say, “I’m going to Target to pick up milk, a gift box, … Continue reading

Saying Farewell with Lemon Meringue Pie!

Saying Farewell with Lemon Meringue Pie!

This afternoon we honored and celebrated the life of my Uncle George. J. George Coons was a resident of Richmond, California and a native of Oakland, California. George passed away peacefully in his sleep at age 91 on August 16th, 2012. Born to Albert and Virginia (DeCoursey) Coons, George retired from Alameda Naval Air Station … Continue reading

When Life Throws You Lemons..

When Life Throws You Lemons..

It’s December 2nd.  My Christmas tree is decorated with special ornaments collected over the years.  My Willow Tree nativity scene graces the top of my entertainment center. Red glittery candles shimmer on my mantel. Our (mine and my kitties! :)) stockings are hung with care.  Christmas lights are aglow on my patio.  It’s 75 degrees in Northern … Continue reading