Author Archives: The Queen

Basketball and cakes…

March Madness…it’s here.  Sort of.  Since there are no surviving Kansas or Texas teams, it’s not quite so mad at this house.  But Big Boss will watch the final game anyway while I find something to do.  I watch too…and … Continue reading

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Granny’s Sugar Cookies aka Tea Cakes

We all have them. Treasured recipes! They’ve probably been hanging around since we married…or shortly thereafter. Mine are tattered, splotched, torn, stained and marked with notations. I panic if I can’t find mine right away as in my blood runs cold while … Continue reading

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Muffins Rock!

  Years and years ago, a friend made me some marvelous muffins. And also gave me her recipe. It was one of those recipes that you can mix up, cook a batch for breakfast, store the leftover batter in the … Continue reading

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Crispy, Crunchy Sugar Cookies

For Annie, a cookie recipe I got from my Aunt May years ago…WARNING: these things are addictive.  I have to hide them from myself.  And a granddaughter! Plus, a bonus recipe link for the soft cookies. Soft cookies rule here. … Continue reading

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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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