DIET and NUTRITION, FOOD & FAMILY

Rump Roast Dilemma

Does anyone have suggestions for successfully baking a Rump Roast?? I normally choose Pot/Chuck Roast (it’s what my mother always made), and it is pretty reliable for producing a tender, juicy, ‘fall-off-the-bones’ – even though there is no bone – result. But we decided to try a Rump Roast today…against […]

BLOG, FOOD & FAMILY

Why is Pumpkin Spice a Thing?

PUMPKIN SPICE, I’M A FAN! I don’t remember when I became aware of the popularity of Pumpkin Spice. I think it was probably long before social media was a thing. My sweet little mother was a terrific cook. But even more than that, she was a fantastic baker! Most days, […]

FOOD & FAMILY

Halloween Candy Craziness

Americans Expected To Celebrate Halloween This Year Like Never Before! Halloween candy sales are expected to sky-rocket this year! According to this article in CStoreDecisions the trend is definitely way UP! Anticipated spending is expected to hit $10.14 billion — an all-time high. And while I don’t get super excited […]