Author Archives: The Queen

Pumpkin Muffins for Annie

I was cruising through Facebook yesterday…like I had nothing else to do! There I found a request from a friend for a recipe for pumpkin muffins. I just happened to have a yummy pumpkin muffin recipe! Years ago, while recuperating … Continue reading

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4th of July goodies…from last year

Strawberries are a staple around here.  Big Boss eats them with his cereal every morning.  I eat them not every day but they make a great snack.  I eat mine minus the dip in the sugar, using a packet of … Continue reading

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1,781 Shades of Grey

Learned something new lately.  Grey is not easy. There you have it. I was living in a dream world where you just put a dab of color in white icing, and VOILA, you have the perfect color. So when a … Continue reading

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Does your church have one of these?

No, I’m not talking about the guy who shows up only on Christmas and Easter. No, I’m not talking about the “Church Jumpers”, who try churches on like the latest trendy shoes. And not hypocrites.  We have those. You have … Continue reading

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The Education of Meemaw

  Someone please tell me that I’m not the only granny who didn’t know what “Minecraft” was?  Grandson #6 breathlessly informed me he wanted a Minecraft birthday cake, to my complete and total ignorance.  Then he started rattling on and … Continue reading

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The Big Boom and Sunday Cakes

I thought about doing a Cake Wreck post a la their “Sunday Sweets”.  Their Sundays, as opposed to all other day where “wreckie posts” rule the day, Sunday Sweets feature truly amazing cakes.  Yes, even I have appeared on Sunday … Continue reading

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On a reading jag

Since Christmas, I can’t seem to stop reading.   First was “Seven Women” by Eric Metaxas.  Which led me to… “The Hiding Place” by Corrie Ten Boom.  Amazing! And then I heard about “Defying Hitler: A Memoir” by Sebastain Haffner … Continue reading

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