Homemade Ranch Dressing

When I was a kid I always had to have ketchup or ranch on everything. It got so bad I got the nickname condiment queen. As I’ve gotten older my obsession with condiments has faded, but I do still like ranch dressing on pizza or my salad! I was so excited to learn that it…

When to question?

I have to say sometimes I feel like I am so naive. When someone tells me something I believe them. I trust them. Then when that something that they told you gets brought back up they change their story & say that’s not what they said & then it becomes that’s not what they meant……

The Arboretum

On March 25 my husband & I went to the Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanical Garden. It was a beautiful day warm, but not to warm with a gentle breeze. My sister had given me an article about how it was peacock day there & she knows I’m obsessed with Peacocks!   I have…

Something berry sweet

So the other day I had a craving for something sweet, but I didn’t have anything to make cookies. So I decided to try to find something to make that I could use the blackberries that I had in my fridge. I found  a recipe from the Pioneer woman that I tried & I tweaked…

Creamy chicken soup & olive oil & parsley sourdough

This week we finally had some cool weather & I figured it was time to make some soup! First I chopped up some carrots, potatoes, garlic & some sweet corn. I seasoned them with paprika & parsley. Next I put some butter & buttermilk & water to create my broth. I let it simmer &…

Tale as old as time…

So we went & seen Disneys Beauty & the Beast. I was very skeptical because I am a diehard Disney fan. I grew up watching the original movie on VHS. Plus the original was animated & this one is live action! There was going to be a real beast! So we went & can I…

Greek yougurt bark

So tonight I was craving something sweet, but I wanted to make it some what healthy.  So here it is: I took Greek yogurt & spread it out on a cookie sheet & added fresh blackberries & a toffee nut candy bar. I then put it in the freezer & froze it for a couple…

Who am I?

Hi guys! I’m Crystal. Some of you that read this will know who I am & some you’ve never met me! Let me give you a little background about myself. I am 30 years old, I am a believer, I am married, I have one baby in Heaven & hoping for more here on earth….