It’s that time of year again! The crew has been asking me about our Nebraska party. The last few years I have made a sit down meal for one of the first televised games of the year. Well, this year…I thought I’d make things a little easier. I wanted to make something traditional, but . . . → Read More: Game Day
We are Nebraska football fans. When I first moved to Nebraska I didn’t even like football, but I had enough obnoxious Texan in me to shout, “No wonder Nebraska is doing so well, half of the players are from Texas,” when they announced the starting line up at my first game! The heads in front . . . → Read More: Bbq Sandwich
Go Big Red Cake
1/2 cup butter-softened 1 1/2 cups sugar 2 eggs 2 ounces red food coloring 2 1/2 cups flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 teaspoon soda
3 tablespoons flour 1 cup milk 1 cup sugar 1 cup butter 1 teaspoon vanilla
I’ve . . . → Read More: Go Big Red Cake Recipe
This is the time of year that I crave Runzas! They are perfect for a Nebraska football game day party. It’s also a great recipe to sneak some cabbage into little bellies as all my kids love this meal!
5 lbs. hamburger
1 large onion (finely chopped)
1 head . . . → Read More: My Runza Recipe
It was the Friday night after Valentine’s Day, and we had a date. This was perfect. (I have always thought it cheesy when men proposed on a holiday or birthday. First of all, it would be expected, and second of all, it seems like an excuse to buy only one gift. So the fact that . . . → Read More: The Night We Got Engaged Part 1
This was one of the last times we got to see him.
Grandpa Irish was born March 1, 1918. After graduation from high school he worked as a cowhand on a ranch. He entered the United States Army Air Corps in 1942 until he was honorably discharged in 1945. After his time in the . . . → Read More: In Memory of Grandpa Irish
My husband’s grandfather passed away on Thursday so we packed up and headed to Nebraska. It seems like we have had more than our share of death in the last year, but I’ll keep this post light!
The kids were amazed at all the snow! We got out of the van and began making our . . . → Read More: Fun in the Snow