Insight Vacations Luxury Gold Trip: Tuscany, Florence

Insight Vacations Luxury Gold Trip: Tuscany, Florence

My recent Insight Vacations Luxury Gold Trip to Italy included 3 nights in Tuscany at the Villa Le Maschere Hotel, and a day spent in Florence. Friends, a wonderful way to see the world is to travel in style with Insight Vacations, which is not your typical touring company....

Abby’s Hit The Trail Mix

Abby's Hit The Trail Mix at ReluctantEntertainer.com

Abby’s Hit The Trail Mix is the perfect combination for a weekend snack if you’re hitting the trails for a beautiful hike! Friends, Happy Friday! I’m so happy that our Abby-girl is home. It’s been one year since her high school graduation. She’s our outdoor love-bug, with a nose...

Lemonade Pie

Lemonade Pie | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Just in time for summer entertaining is this super easy, sweet and sour, creamy Lemonade Pie, perfect for a hot summer day! Friends, this morning we took our son to the little Redmond airport, in Central Oregon, where he’ll be flying to Beijing to live for the next year,...

Broiled Teriyaki Salmon

Broiled Teriyaki Salmon

An easy Broiled Teriyaki Salmon recipe for a last-minute meal, with an extra bit of brown sugar and ginger that glazes the fish to perfection. Friends, today I’m sharing my quick, easy, dependable, Broiled Teriyaki Salmon recipe that everyone loves! Seriously, I’ve used this little “trick” for years now,...

Strawberry Banana Bread

Strawberry Banana Bread

This Strawberry Banana Bread is the perfect combination of tartness, sweetness, and moistness – for the very best breakfast bread! Our house has been blessed with our kids visiting over the weekend. A sweet gift for this mama (and pa), because our son leaves for Beijing this week, to...

HGTV HOME by Sherwin-Williams Paint for #MountainHome

HGTV HOME by Sherwin Williams Paint for #MountainHome

Welcome to our home where we recently painted our great room with HGTV HOME by Sherwin-Williams paint, creating a beautiful living space! Friends, I’ve been dying to share with you the transformation of our mountain home here in central Oregon! We had very little time to get started with...

Overnight Breakfast Sausage Enchiladas

Overnight Breakfast Sausage Enchiladas

These Overnight Breakfast Sausage Enchiladas are the perfect breakfast to serve for a family occasion or for overnight guests! In preparation for our kids all home this weekend, I can’t wait to serve these Overnight Breakfast Sausage Enchiladas, and enjoy a leisurely breakfast together with the family. Our son leaves this...

Hugo Cocktail Recipe and Silver Wedding Anniversary!

Hugo Cocktail Recipe - the perfect celebration drink!

Enjoy the classic Hugo Cocktail Recipe, Insight Vacations’ refreshing summertime drink, made with elderberry syrup and Prosecco! Friends, my husband and I are celebrating 25 years of marriage today! Our once-young love is now … well, seasoned love. I so remember, on a very hot day in southern Oregon,...