Our Precious Memories

A beautiful place to get together, meet with friends and family

Margaret's Blog (385)

Sunflower Wreath

Sunflower wreath

Materials Used: 

Continue

Added by margaret on August 5, 2018 at 10:30am — No Comments

Senior Discounts

As I was waiting in line behind an older gentleman at Wendy's recently,I heard him ask for his senior discount. The girl at the register apologized and charged him less. When I asked the man what the discount was, he told me that seniors over age 55 ...get 10% off everything on the menu, every day. (But you need to ASK for your discount.)

Being of 'that' age myself, I figured I might as well ask for the discount too.

this incident prompted me to do some research, and I came across…

Continue

Added by margaret on June 17, 2018 at 8:36am — No Comments

Strawberry Banana Bread recipe

Strawberry Banana Bread

INGREDIENTS
  • ½ cup (1 stick) butter, softened
  • 1 cup granulated sugar
  • 2 large eggs, beaten
  • 3 ripe bananas, mashed
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 teaspoon baking soda
  • ½ teaspoon salt
  • 1½ cups fresh strawberries chopped &…
Continue

Added by margaret on June 16, 2018 at 9:00am — No Comments

Damn Ants

It took a while, but I finally stumbled upon one solution that finally did the trick.

The simple homemade ant poison is from Food.com, but it works so well that everyone started sharing it on their blogs and social media, especially Pinterest.

The concoction only requires three ingredients and they're all common items you already have at home. The…

Continue

Added by margaret on May 30, 2018 at 9:07am — No Comments

Strawberry Rhubarb Crunch

1 cup all-purpose flour

1 cup brown sugar, firmly packed

3/4 cup oatmeal, uncooked

1/2 cup butter, melted

2/3 cup sugar

1 -2 teaspoon cinnamon ( China best)

2 cups diced rhubarb

2 cups diced sliced strawberries

1 cup water

2 tablespoons cornstarch

1 teaspoon…

Continue

Added by margaret on May 7, 2018 at 11:45pm — No Comments

Bill Cosby's Great Adventure...to take over NBC

Continue

Added by margaret on April 27, 2018 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

Cherry Dr Pepper Cake recipe

INGREDIENTS

  • 1 (15.25 ounce) box super moist chocolate fudge cake mix (dry)
  • 12 ounces Dr. Pepper Cherry (room temperature)
  • 1 (18 ounce) jar maraschino cherries, divided
  • 2 (1 cup) sticks salted butter (room temperature)
  • 7 cups powdered sugar

INSTRUCTIONS…

Continue

Added by margaret on February 28, 2018 at 11:54pm — No Comments

Bundt Cake Breakfast Recipe

1 cup diced Ham

2 c tater tots…still frozen

1 dozen whisked eggs

1 can (8) Pilsbury Grands biscuits..diced up

2 c. Cheese…your choice…I used Cheddar

1/4 c milk

All mixed together. Put in greased bundt pan. Bake on 400 degrees for 45 mins. When done flip onto platter and cut and…

Continue

Added by margaret on February 15, 2018 at 12:35am — No Comments

Cherry Mash Recipe

Cherry Mash Bars

1 cup sugar

2 tablespoons butter or margarine

1/4 teaspoon salt

1/3 cup half half or undiluted evaporated milk

1 cup miniature marshmallows

1 cup (6 oz.) Cherry Chips

1 cup (6 oz.) Chocolate Chips

1/2 cup creamy peanut butter

1 cup salted peanuts

Combine sugar, butter or margarine, salt and half…

Continue

Added by margaret on February 11, 2018 at 12:01pm — No Comments

Spicy Italian Crescent Ring Recipe

Ingredients

2 cans (8 oz) Pillsbury™ refrigerated crescent dinner rolls

1/2 cup well drained roasted red bell peppers (from a jar)

8 slices provolone cheese, halved

1/3 lb deli sliced hot salami

1/4 lb deli sliced ham

1/4 lb deli sliced capocollo

1/2 cup well drained hot pepper rings (from a jar)

Steps

1 Heat oven to…

Continue

Added by margaret on February 6, 2018 at 12:24pm — No Comments

Mounds Cake Recipe

***Not Diet**** Chocoholics BEWARE!!!! Highly addictive!

You will Need :

1 Devil's Food Cake Mix

2 cups sugar (divided)

24 large marshmallows

1 1/2 cups milk (divided)

14 oz pkg. coconut

1 stick of butter

1 1/2 cups of chocolate chips

Mix and bake cake according to package directions.…

Continue

Added by margaret on February 2, 2018 at 1:22pm — No Comments

Who they were: The victims of the Montecito mudslides

Continue

Added by margaret on January 13, 2018 at 9:43am — No Comments

Kenai Alaska Cheese dip Recipe

The sharp cheddar cheese called for makes everything taste just that much more…

Continue

Added by margaret on January 9, 2018 at 2:26am — No Comments

Jalapeno Popper Stuffed Meatloaf Recipe

Ingredients for filling

2 cups cream cheese

3 diced Jalapenos

1 cup grated cheddar cheese

1 tsp salt

1 tsp pepper

1 tsp garlic powder

Mix all above ingredients and set aside

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

1 lb ground beef minced 

1 whisked eggs

2/3 cup bread crumbs

1 tsp salt

1 tsp pepper

1 Tbsp parsley

Mix these ingredients and spread in bottom and 4 sides of small baking…

Continue

Added by margaret on January 8, 2018 at 7:49am — No Comments

Potato salad recipe

Ingredients

8 medium potatoes, peeled and quartered

2 tbsp white vinegar

5 hard-boiled eggs, peeled

2 celery stalks, diced

4 green onion stalks, diced

1½ cup mayo

1 tbsp mustard

2 tbsp sweet pickle relish (I prefer dill pickles instead)

1 tsp sweet paprika…

Continue

Added by margaret on January 6, 2018 at 8:34am — No Comments

If you see a Fireball in the sky here is a place to report it...I did.. it was kewl!

It is fun to see how many others saw it too and where they were...…

Continue

Added by margaret on December 22, 2017 at 8:33am — No Comments

Red Velvet Fudge

Ingredients
  • 3 cups…
Continue

Added by margaret on December 18, 2017 at 3:00am — No Comments

What Odd, Strange Holiday Falls On Your Birthday?

What else you should be celebrating on your birthday? Scroll down & find your birth month below!

1. January

 2. February

 3. March

 4.…

Continue

Added by margaret on December 17, 2017 at 12:30am — No Comments

American jobs and that sucking sound...

Walmart: 1.5 million employees? Source

Government jobs  out numbers Walmart …

Continue

Added by margaret on December 16, 2017 at 10:20am — No Comments

Blog Topics by Tags

Monthly Archives

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2006

1990

Birthdays

Birthdays Today

International Space Station

Instructions to use this site

 Comment sites

 

Music can be added to your page by clicking  HERE   then signup at link, then create a playlist there then get embed code and use html to  embed it into a text box on your page.

 

Games maybe added to your page by adding a Game Widget to the text box on your page...

 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Check tickets for powerball, lotto, etc.

 Add Text to Photos

 Fun with Photos

 Animations

 Make Animated Videos

Download Music and ringtones

 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 

Hometown Newspaper links (If you would like  to add to this list message site creator above with name of city and paper or Radio Station)

Albia News

Centerville Daily Iowegian

Chariton Leader

Des Moines Register

Jefferson Co. Leader

Knoxville Journal Express

MyMoInfo.com

Oskaloosa Herald

Ottumwa Courier

Santa Paula Times

Ventura County Star

What Cheer Vine

WHO

Weather

Radar

~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Archive of old Albia, Monroe County Newspapers

Search for genealogical records

~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 

ALBIA RADIO

KIIC 96.7 FM Thunder Country

 Old Time Radio

Albia Football

 

U Stream Link
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 Hy-Vee’s Aisles Online 

Maggies Boxers

Monroe County Saddle Club

 Coal Mine Map

Cannibas ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~


[ Copy this | Start New | Full Size]

 

**************************** Meteor Showers 2016

International space station

© 2019   Created by margaret.   Powered by

Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service