Gene’s Best Ever Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Gene's Best Ever Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Gene’s Best Ever Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Recipe by:  Designs by Jeanne R

Let me just give it to you straight.  There’s no better sweet bread recipe out there…period.  This banana bread has everything you could possibly want,  Continue reading

Italian Sausage Puff Bake

Italian Sausage Puff Bake

Italian Sausage Puff Bake

Recipe by:  Designs by Jeanne R

The idea for this recipe came from my love of bread and egg casseroles, both savory and sweet that I make for brunch.  I decided that since this works so well for breakfast and brunch, why not create something for dinner using Italian ingredients? Continue reading

September 11 – A Reflection from My Little Corner of the World

September 11 - A Reflection from My Little Corner of the World

September 11 – A Reflection from My Little Corner of the World

This was the view from my desktop today as I worked from home.  Just like countless others across the world, this anniversary takes me back to that tragic day.  I was torn with the idea of writing about it, partially because I can’t contribute anything that hasn’t been said before.  Also because I don’t like to give power to those who were behind, or who supported the attack.  In the end, I had to take a moment to reflect, as those first responders and victims deserve that remembrance in our hearts and minds. Continue reading