Graduation Day 2009

This past Saturday, our families celebrated Emily’s (my daughter) second graduation from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.   Emily received her undergrad Bachelor’s Degree in 2007 and on Saturday, May 9, 2009, she received her Master’s in Speech Pathology. She graduated with a 3.8 GPA and begins her career on May 18th with the hospitals…

Rainy Days and Mondays………….

“Always gets me down.” (I’ve been singing this Karen Carpenter song all morning). It has rained for over a week. The creeks and rivers are flooding. My backyard is a swamp and I think I grew webbed feet over the weekend. Gah! I’m seriously missing the sunshine. First of all, rain just takes all the…

Recipe: Smoked Brisket and Two new recipes later today – I promise

Goodness!  Yesterday just got away from me and I promise I will post some recipes tonight. Promise! Promise! Promise! Since peaches are in season, I’ll post at least one peach dessert.  :)  SMOKED BRISKET 7 lb. whole beef brisket 1 bottle liquid smoke 1 small bottle Worcestershire sauce garlic salt celery salt onion salt pepper…