Archive | June, 2014

My first Blog “Liebster Award”

Submitted on 2014/06/28 at 4:15 am | In reply to Salty Sweet Life. Thank You Tracy for nominating me for the “Liebster Award” – I gladly accept this award.  Below are my answers to the nomination questions. 1.What do you eat when you’re alone? Popcorn and lots of it. I love air popcorn with lots of sweet […]

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Sophie’s Stash

Today  I was working in my newly painted work area and heard a commotion behind me.  So I turned around and saw “the beagle” cleverly hiding her treats underneath my work bench. Gotta love “the beagle” lol……

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Painting with “the beagle”

Today was one of those “Grieving While LOL” days.  I decided to start a new project – painting my work area.  Sophie picked out the color and I really like it too.  I laid down my plastic drop cloth, put the ladder in place, got my paint brushes out and one paint roller now I’m […]

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Introducing Sophie Lynn Roed

Jerry bugged me to no end last year about getting another puppy.  I thought, “Why would I want another puppy?”  That would mean going through the potty training, shoe chewing, and the other training all over AGAIN.  Not to mention getting up at all hours of the night with a new puppy UGH!!!! Well Jerry won that debate and we […]

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Raspberry Vinegarette Glazed Smoked Chicken

My next video – Raspberry Vinegarette Glazed Smoked Chicken – it’s going to be good!        

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Life with Jerry Roed cont’d

Just posted a few more chapters from my novel “How to Grieve While LOL” Lots more to come! Josie

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Mushroom Duxelle Pinwheels & Pasta

Last week I was in “Mushroom Duxelle Heaven!”  I made Mushroom Duxelle and from that recipe I made two very tasty dishes – Mushroom Duxelle Pinwheels and Mushroom Duxelle Pasta.  Here are the links.  Enjoy!

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Life with Jerry Roed Cont’d

Just added a few more pages from my novel “How to Grieve While LOL”

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Smoking St Louis Ribs on my Offset Smoker

A couple of weeks ago I smoked some St. Louis Ribs that were off the charts tender and delicious.  Here’s my step-by-step video Enjoy!

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Josie’s Smoked Pulled Pork

Here’s my step-by-step instructions on Smoking Pulled Pork: Pork Shoulders aka Pork Butt or Boston Butt.  I’m not quite sure why this cut of meat is referred to as the “Pork Butt” because it is not located nowhere near the pig’s butt!  It is actually located on the back shoulder hence the name “Pork Shoulder.”  I […]

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