Caramel Popcorn

Caramel Popcorn

Oh, this sweet, yummy goodness! I’ll claim to make the best caramel popcorn in existence, but I can’t take claim for the recipe. I inherited the recipe when I got married, and over the years it has become a family favorite of ours, with many memories built around it.

I used to only think of fall when caramel popcorn was mentioned, but now I think of… Read more

Rambutan [ram-boot-n]

When you’re not traveling the world, you CAN bring the world to you! I saw these while grocery shopping the other day and decided it was a must have opportunity.

I hadn’t a clue what they were, how you eat them, or where they came from. Walking out of the store with my bag in hand, I felt excited to share this with my brave, and my not so brave children.Rambutan

Right from the beginning, Dave quickly informed everyone they were tarantula eggs.  Score one for Dad!  We considered waiting Read more

Scream In The New Year!

…and just like that, it’s a New Year! A new adventure as we kick off 2015! There are many goals and resolutions yet to be decided.  But for the moment, we have all agreed upon a new family blog!  How exciting!

To ring in — more like yell and scream in — the New Year, we planned our traditional New Years Eve feast!  It was complete with so many finger foods that it was hard to decide on what to choose. But this year I accomplished something pretty darn impressive, our feast was Read more