Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Derby Week in Kentucky

Kentucky Derby

Derby Week is a very exciting time in the beautiful state of Kentucky. 
Events of all sorts are scheduled to celebrate the 
The First Saturday in May

Here are a few links to help you plan your own celebration:

Friday, May 6 is the Kentucky Oaks
Saturday, May 7 is the Kentucky Derby

I will be checking all the blogs next week to see how you celebrate!

Monday, May 2, 2016

Prom Weekend

 Alexa and Austin ready for BCHS Prom 
It's a masquerade ball. 





After-Prom Breakfast provided by junior class parents: 



Linda's Breakfast Casserole Recipe
6 cups cubed bread, crusts removed (I used gluten free Trader Joe Bread)
1 pound sausage, cooked, crumbled and drained of fat (or 2 cups cubed ham)
1 1/2 cups Colby-jack cheese, shredded
8 eggs, lightly beaten
2 cups milk
1 tsp.salt
1 tsp. dry mustard

The night before: Layer bread cubes sausage, and grated cheese in a 9 x 13 baking dish.
Combine eggs, milk, salt and dry mustard and pout over the ingredients in the baking dish.
Refrigerate overnight.
In the morning, remove from refrigerator and let sit 30 minutes.
Bake for 45 minutes at 350 degrees.
Lets sit for 5 minutes, then serve.

I also made a casserole using frozen hash browns (thawed)  as the base instead of bread.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Tea Giveaway Winner

The Elmwood Inn Fine Teas Bourbon Tea winner is Michelle @ The Nest at Finch Rest.  
I sent an email to Michelle.  I am waiting to hear from her.
Thank you to everyone who entered this giveaway.  

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Tea Giveaway

 Just in time for the Kentucky Derby, I'm giving
away Elmwood Inn Fine Teas Bourbon Black Tea,
10 oz. package of 14 pyramid tea bags. 
The ingredients are: Black Tea from India, China and Sri Lanka, 
Sunflower Petals, Calendula Petals and Natural Flavors. 
(Contains no alcohol)

Please leave a comment by 8:00 pm. Sunday night May 1st (corrected)
with a way for me to contact you. 
I will ship this so the winner can have it by Derby Day, the first Saturday in May. 

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Kit-Tea for Kitty Rose

My friend, Lynn, and I enjoyed Monday brunch and an afternoon of shopping.
I found these Tea Zing™ Catnip Toys.
Lynn said I "had" to buy them for Kitty Rose. 
 Kitty kept inching a little closer, then pounced on her own Kit-Tea bag.
Too cute!  

Monday, April 25, 2016

James Taylor Concert

Sunday night at Rupp Arena in Lexington (yes, the basketball place)
James Taylor was in concert to a full house. 
Above Austin and Alexa joined the old folks (Glenn and me)
for dinner and a fantastic show.  
We've seen J.T. in concert three times, and this was the best! 
If you have an opportunity, go see James Taylor and His All Star Band
in the "Before This World Tour 2016" touring North America and Canada. 
 

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