My Sweet Brownie Memories

 Today’s post is from my husband, Richie, who recently caught the blogging bug and has decided to contribute to the family blog.  Recently, I went shopping for food at the local supermarket and bought some brownies from the bakery.  It had been years since I had enjoyed a brownie and I was looking forward to having one. When I tried the first one, I was disappointed that I could barely taste the chocolate. It had more of an artificial sugary taste, with some colored sprinkles thrown in. I started to think back on times when I had enjoyed brownies in … Continue reading

Hosting Thanksgiving Dinner with an Island Twist

This year I decided to host Thanksgiving for the very first time.  I think we will end up having 6 to 7 people including my husband and I.  I don’t know what came over me a few weeks ago that I felt the need to host this year. Now with Thanksgiving less than 2 weeks away I’m feeling a little overwhelmed.  I don’t even have a menu planned.  My biggest issue is that I don’t know how to cook a turkey and my guests have already requested one. I did a little research online and I also noticed in my … Continue reading