Archive for December, 2012

Naturally Sweet, Cornbread Banana Muffins

     This muffin was the brainchild of wanting something slightly sweet to accompany my Posole soup and tamales on Christmas Eve.  I wanted them to be versatile enough to eat with dinner or even for breakfast the next morning.  Well, these did the trick and have worked out...

“Twas 2 Days Before Christmas” Gift Idea: Roasted Pecans, 2 Ways!

Tick Tock, Tick Tock goes the Christmas Clock!  If you’re in need of a last minute Christmas gift for your special family friends, neighbors or your holiday happy hour just needs a flavorful handful to serve, these roasted pecans are an easy but timeless present to prepare and wrap...

Quick and Affordable Gift for a Special Teacher or Friend

  This is just a quick post regarding Christmas gifts.  More specifically, teacher gifts.  Every time I walk into school with this gift for all the teachers, I get oohs and ahhhs from at least a parents or two.  It’s just so easy and practical and I’m always surprised...

Holy Posole! A Great Gift for Friends Straight from the Lone Star State

    Have you every heard of posole?  No?  Well, I’ll get to that in a minute and I’m going to quote Sharon Ely because she has a great summary and history of this fabulous soup.  I was introduced to Posole about 20 years ago thanks to my husbands...

Merry and Bright: A Complexion Transformation with Exuviance!

If you are looking in the mirror lately and you see “dull” face as I like to call it, I may have found a little secret to share with you to remedy that very ugly problem.  After summer wraps up and your skin has been in the sun, in...