Easy homemade organic ice cream!

EasyHomemade organics ice creamWith summer in full swing Little Pumpkin Doodle & I made easy homemade organic ice cream! We’ve also been making meals that require little to no heat and reduced using the air conditioner by staying cool with our Frogg Toggs chilly pads towels.

I don’t know about you, but after dinner I like dessert, so when I found this recipe from SparkPeople I had to try it. We have a fancy ice cream maker so Little Pumpkin Doodle thought it was strange when I told her  we were making ice cream in a blender.  I made some changes to the recipe, but it’s essentially the same and tastes more like soft serve ice cream.


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Mommy’s Organics Authentic Spanish Gazpacho

Mommys Organics Summer SoupMany years ago I had the opportunity to spend time in the Canary Islands on the island of Las Palmas. I learned how to make Gazpacho (it’s a chilled soup). I’ve renamed it Mommy’s Organics Authentic Spanish Gazpacho.  While visiting I   was fortunate to learn to cook some authentic Spanish cuisine, and it’s also where I had my first Mojito.
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Our Little Herb Garden Update!


I thought I would give you an update on our little herb garden. So far so good! I have to admit there have been a couple of days where Little Pumpkin Doodle and I, o.k. mostly me have forgotten to water our precious herbs, but we are kicking butt!


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Cocktails, Jazz & Cupcakes, Oh my!

Sunday morning was hectic, I had lost my debit card and after looking for three hours needed a break. Instead of getting upset, Sis and I went out for a cocktail at The Vintage. Known for their fondue, tapas, crepes and cocktails, Sis figured it was a great way to forget my loss. [Read more…]