wordsandwarmth

Fresh and Fruity Spinach Salad

This might sound strange, but I promise this salad is AMAZING!   Baby spinach Fresh strawberries Feta cheese Italian dressing Fresh peaches (optional) Chopped pecans (optional)   1.  Fill a large salad bowl with baby spinach leaves 2. Slice fresh strawberries and throw in the bowl 3. Dice fresh preaches and add them in if […]

Life is Short

Life is short, so live it, Is no time for holding back. don’t give up, don’t just quit, Time won’t cut one any slack. this is not a time for hate, For  pointless petty grudges. Happiness is what we need, to truly live life at all. And, with a good life lead, Love for one, […]

Simple Peanut Butter Cookies

This is one of my favorite peanut butter cookie recipes, because it’s so simple and so delicious. 2 cups smooth peanut butter (I use Jif brand) 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 2 eggs 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 teaspoons baking soda 1.Move oven rack to the top position, and preheat to 350 degrees. […]

Eggnog French Toast

This is a new favorite for the holidays! 🙂 1 cup eggnog 6 eggs 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon vanilla 6-10 slices bread 1. Heat non-stick griddle or large non-stick frying pan on low. 2. Pour milk into a bowl or large measuring cup. Add eggs, vanilla, cinnamon,and nutmeg. Whisk well […]

Dreams

Obstacles and dreams go hand-in-hand, to achieve them means to overcome. those who succeed are those that stand, not just sit waiting for them to come. Stand on the mountain and own your self, and leap to a life of achievement. fears and snubs won’t keep it on the shelf, When the passion for it […]

Soft Snickerdoodles

These are the cookies that are referenced in one of my poems and are simply perfect for the holidays or any special occasion. 2¾ cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons cream of tartar 1 teaspoon baking soda a dash of salt 1½ cups granulated sugar 2 sticks unsalted butter, softened 2 large eggs 1 teaspoon cinnamon […]

Warmth

Moments of comfort and pleasure, like your bed on a rainy day, those impossible to measure that leave you complete in some way. Being with the people you love, after an absence much too long, it envelopes you like a glove, and feels sweeter than any song. Cookies baking, the aroma. So sweet with just […]