I have siblings in Scotland, Alaska and Idaho and I miss them.
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
Monday, November 29, 2010
1 tsp paprika
1 tsp cumin
1 tsp salt
1 tsp black pepper
1/4 cup chopped cilantro
1 TBSP lemon juice
2 garlic cloves, minced
Peel and slice the potatoes into wedges. Put them in a bowl and mix with the olive oil, paprika, cumin, salt and black pepper. Coat well.
Place on a baking sheet in a single layer. Bake at 400 degrees for 30 minutes, or until done, turning once.
Meanwhile, mix the cilantro, lemon juice and garlic in a bowl. When the potatoes are baked, toss them with the cilantro mixture and serve.
One of my favorite quotes is: "To express gratitude is gracious and honorable; to enact gratitude is generous and noble; but to live with gratitude ever in our hearts is a touch of heaven." -President Thomas S. Monson
(in no particular order)
*Our humble lair
*My man clan
*My awesome family near & far
*My eye sight
*Friends that accept me and "the season" I'm in
*A Heavenly Father that loves me
*Pure maple syrup
*My whirlwind days
*Belly roll laughing
*Modern medicine & medical professionals
*Double armed tight hugs
*Positive & inspiring people
Sunday, November 28, 2010
It's a fun thing the two of us do. We listen to Trans-Siberian Orchestra and decorate the tree with my parents gorgeous ornaments.
Can you believe December is just a few days away?!
I'm really not ready. Are you?
Saturday, November 27, 2010
Thursday, November 25, 2010
PS - A couple family members got pooped out.
Wednesday, November 24, 2010
The doughnuts are the size of a plate and equivalent to six full size donuts.
We had a confident group of doughnut eaters.
No one was able to beat the clock. Maybe next time?
PS - Who can resist a photo booth?
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Monday, November 22, 2010
and luckily, none of the participants got an ice cream headache.
Ice Cream Cake
24 ice cream sandwiches
16 oz Cool Whip
14 oz sweetened condensed milk
Toffee Bars, chopped
In a medium bowl, combine Cool Whip and sweetened condensed milk until combined.
In a 9x13, place 12 ice cream sandwiches. Spread half of whipped cream mixture on top. Place remaining 12 ice cream sandwiches on top and spread remaining whipped cream mixture. Freeze until ready to eat.
Drizzle with caramel and chopped toffee bars and serve.