Monday, August 29, 2011

McGriddle

McGriddles got to be my favorite pancakes! Try making them at home. Yum!

McGriddle

Pancake: 1 egg 3/4 cup milk 2 Tbs. Butter melted
1 cup flour 1 tbs. Sugar 3 tsp. Baking Powder 1/2 tsp. Salt

Maple Syrup Crystals (use king authers brand)
5 eggs scrambled and cooked in microwave coffe cup
5 sausage patties cooked or 15 slices of bacon cooked and drained
5 slices of american cheese

Make pancakes use a form to make it desirable size put maple sugar crystals ontop of bubbling side.
When done arrange as follows. Pancake, egg, 3 slices of bacon or sausage pattie. One piece of cheese,
Pancake to make 5 sandwiches. Cook on griddle until cheese is melted. Enjoy!



Saturday, August 27, 2011

New toy for Zhafrei




Found a cute pattern online for a goldfish toy for the kitty.


FISH
Ch 3, work 10 sc in 3rd ch from hook.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, work 2 sc in each st around, join with sl st in beg st-20 sts.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in each st around, join with sl st in beg st.
Rnds 3-6: Rep Rnd 2.
Rnd 7: Ch 3, dc in same sp, dc in next st, *2 dc in next st, dc in next st, rep from * around, join with sl st in beg st-30 sts. Fasten off, leaving a long tail.

LARGE FINS (make 2)
Ch 13.
Sc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, dc in each of next 3 ch, tr in each of next 3 ch, hdc in each of next 3 ch, sc in last ch. Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing.

SMALL FINS (make 2)
Ch 8.
Sc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, dc in each of next 3 ch, hdc in next ch, sc in last ch. Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing.
EYES (make 2)
With white yarn, ch 2. Work 5 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Fasten off, leaving a long tail for sewing.
FINISHING Stuff Fish, adding bells and catnip if desired. Thread yarn tail into large-eyed needle, weave through sts at opening, gather tightly together and fasten off. Sew on fins. With black yarn, embroider a French knot on each Eye, sew Eyes to Fish.
Tie hanging string securely to fish. Weave in ends.
 


Wednesday, August 24, 2011

O'Henry Bars


O'Henry Bars

1 cup sugar
1 cup karo syrup
1 cup creeamy peanut butter
5 cups rice krispies
1 cup butterscotch chips
1 cup semi sweet chocolate chips

Bring sugar and karo syrup to a boil. Remove from heat and add peanut butter and rice krispies. Press mixture into a 9 x 13 pan. Melt together the butterscotch chips and the chocolate chips. Spread over the top and cool completely before cutting into bars.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Our new pet!


Our new pet that came from Riga, Latvia! He is an exotic shorthair, he traveled from Latvia to Germany and then to Los Angeles, we picked him up and flew to SLC and he had quit a journey but is here safe n sound. :-) He is so loveable and warming up to everyone. His named is Zhafrei!

Items entered in the fair


Items entered in the fair this year! A black n green blanket, golf theme rug latch, baby booties, baby dress, monkey hats, scrubbies, hot pad, hat and lunch bag. :-) Did very well 8 blue ribbons and 1 red ribbon on the monkey hats.