Marionberry Ice Cream Sandwiches

Pull out your favorite ice cream and cookies to make these simple summer treats, Marionberry Ice Cream Sandwiches. Freeze and serve for drop-in company!

Marionberry Ice Cream Sandwiches
When our dear friends dropped by for lunch, on their way to celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on a 10-day trip through Eastern Oregon, they brought the most thoughtful house warming gift. Some may think it’s old-fashioned, because it does seem to be a lost art and a practice used years ago, but a “guest book” is a lovely way to remember who came to visit, and when, and it included a personalized note—a handwritten message.

Blueberry Banana Breakfast Cake

Blueberry Banana Breakfast Cake

This Blueberry Banana Breakfast Cake is a delicious morning treat, made with Greek yogurt, fresh blueberries and bananas! Sometimes you think all you need is love, but also a solid trust in a healthy relationship. My husband and I are in our 50s now, and we often reflect on the...

Elbow Macaroni Chicken Noodle Soup

Elbow Macaroni Chicken Noodle Soup is a delicious crock pot meal, made with whole wheat pasta!

This Elbow Macaroni Chicken Noodle Soup is a delicious crock pot meal, comforting and delicious made with whole wheat pasta! We’re big Garrison Keillor fans. My husband and I have seen him several times, once in Portland for my 50th birthday. It was dreamy the way he weaved his way...

Green Beans Blue Cheese Salad

Green Beans Blue Cheese Salad

This Green Beans Blue Cheese Salad is the perfect side dish or salad served for a summer party! Make ahead and chill in the refrigerator before serving. When my friend Joan sent fresh green beans from her garden over with her son, who was headed on a backpack trip...

Creamy Pesto Goat Cheese Eggs

Creamy Pesto Goat Cheese Eggs are a delicious dish to serve with fresh tomatoes and basil, perfect for a weekend breakfast or brunch!

These Creamy Pesto Goat Cheese Eggs are a delicious dish to serve with fresh tomatoes and basil, perfect for a weekend breakfast or brunch! Last week my husband and I enjoyed the beauty of Oregon up in Portland for a few days, at the Oregon Berry Festival. We visited...