5 Summer Ice Cream Recipes to Beat the Heat!

5 Summer Ice Cream Recipes

I don’t know where you are, but where I am (St. Louis) we’ve had some weird weather the past month. One week it’s so hot and humid you can barely breathe and the next week you start wondering if Fall is around the corner.  It’s definitely been a strange summer, but I am not complaining because I enjoy the fact that we haven’t hit temps like we did last year. But even with the “cooler than usual” temps, it’s still hot and we are still finding ways to beat the heat.

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Get FREE Digital Prints!

www.shutterfly.comShutterfly is offering 15 free prints to new customers. Also, get 10 free prints each for up to 10 friends in a calendar year who join and place an order. www.winkflash.comWinkflash is currently offering 50% off for new customers. The new customer price is .06 a photo which is an amazing savings on digital prints!… 

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The Truth About Freelance Writing

It seems to be a myth amongst those who wish to stay at home with their children and still have an income coming in, that perhaps writing “stuff” is the answer. Yeah…well, not so much. Here’s the deal. You actually have to be good at writing to make a decent living out of it. You… 

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Italian Chicken Recipe

Italian Chicken 1 frying chicken, cut into pieces 1 teaspoon seasoned salt 1/4 cup flour 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/8 teaspoon pepper 2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese, grated 1/2 cup chicken stock 1 can mushrooms, drained 1/2 teaspoon paprika zucchini, sliced into medium pieces freshly ground black pepper parsley to garnish Sprinkle chicken with seasoned salt. Combine… 

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Thinking About Better Writing

I was sitting today, just thinking about some of the ways I go about trying to be a better writer. I think the most important way that I accomplish this, is by reading. And reading, I do a lot of. I am the girl in which when you pull up my library card information, have… 

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Romantic Ideas For Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Often dubbed the most romantic day in the year, Valentine’s Day is a time for love. Remember, just because you aren’t married, or do not have a boyfriend or girlfriend, does not necessarily mean that you can not have a Valentine and celebrate this special day. In fact,… 

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Chocolate Stuffed French Toast

Chocolate Stuffed French Toast 1 loaf French bread 3/4 cup milk chocolate chips 5 eggs 1 1/3 cups milk 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/4 teaspoon vanilla extract 1 teaspoon sugar Preheat oven to 400°. Cut the French bread into 6 slices, each, 1 1/2 inches thick. Using a small, sharp knife, cut 2 inch long… 

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Frugal Living Is a State Of Mind

To be a true frugal gal (or guy), it has to become a part of who you are. Not everyone is cut out for frugal living, and not everyone cares.But if you do, you should be making it part of your lifestyle, a part of who you are. There are dozens of ways to incorporate… 

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Short Story Markets

I thought every so often I would add a list of great places to submit various genre’s and types of work to. Here is a great list of Short Story Markets EpochCornell University251 Goldwin Smith HallIthaca, NY 14853(607) 255-3385 Ph(607) 255-6661 Fx This tri-annual literary journal accepts “well-written literary fiction, poetry, and personal essays”. They… 

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French Green Beans

French Green Beans 2 packages of frozen french style green beans 1 9 oz jar sliced mushrooms, drained 6 T. butter or margarine, melted 1/2 t. dried Rosemary, crushed 1/2 t. dried basil Toasted sliver almonds, if desired Cook green beans per package directions. Drain. Add mushrooms and keep warm. Combine butter, rosemary and basil…. 

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Cheeseburger Pie Recipe

This recipe is super easy and quite delicious. Plus, when you are busy trying to feed your family on a budget, this is a great meal to make. It’s basically “from scratch” and allows you to stretch your meal dollars. It’s a centsable choice. Cheeseburger Pie Recipe 1 lb lean (at least 80%) ground beef… 

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