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Awesome Christmas with My Grandbabies

This was the first Christmas I really felt like getting in the holiday spirit since Jerry’s passing.  I know he was looking down, cheering me on and was saying “Stay in the Christmas spirit babe for our grandbabies.”  Well, I am happy to report, I did just that.  I stayed in the Christmas spirit, decorated the house inside […]

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Remember my Mom, Evelyn L. Gillespie on this day.

My Mom, Evelyn L. Gillespie, went home to be with our Lord and Savior on this day in 2007.  She shares this day with ALL the people we lost 15 years ago on 9-11.  Rest in Peace Mom and ALL the other souls we lost on this day. WE WILL NEVER FORGET Sunrise Date: June […]

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A Beautiful Day to Remember…….

Today marks another one of those days that makes my heart smile and cry at the same time. On this day 5 years ago, my beautiful daughter, Indika Skye married John Elliott my awesome son-in-law.  I never thought of Jerry’s kids as my “step kids”.  In my heart they were my kids and I loved them as […]

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Celebrating Jerry Roed’s Birthday……

Today, I am celebrating the birthday of my late husband, Jerome K. Roed.  Jerry as he was known by all who loved him was the love of my life, my soul mate and best friend.  Today, May 2nd, Jerry would have been 70 years young!  I started my day off not in tears (as years past) but […]

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The Jazz Festival…….what a great weekend!

First, I give All Thanks and Glory to GOD for guiding my every step this past weekend at, the Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz and R & B Festival.  I give big “thanks” to the ladies who helped me; Brittney, Lesley, Maria, Peggy, Linda, Evelyn and Pat.  Last weekend’s project would not have been possible  without their […]

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A Big Event for The Roed to Good Cooking

Hello Blog Family and Friends. Over the last 4 months, I have been crazy busy and I bet you’re wondering why right?   Here’s why ~ I’m getting ready for the Las Vegas City of Lights Jazz & R and B Festival, April 16th – 17th. This year, The Roed to Good Cooking will be a food vendor at the jazz […]

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Smoked Bacon Wrapped Corn Cobbettes….Great football munchies!

WOW…what a weekend for football playoff games!  I didn’t feel like doing too much of anything yesterday, 1-17-16, because it was the 2 year anniversary of my husband Jerry’s passing.  It is hard to believe it was 2 years ago yesterday Jerry went home to be with our Lord.  I miss him so much everyday. I really miss him at […]

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On “The Roed” with my Jalapeno Jelly!

Today was one of those days that made my heart smile. The weather was beautiful today so Sophie and I hit the road.  We filled a cooler with my Jalapeno Jelly along with 3 cookbooks – “The Roed to Good Cooking” and, off we went to sale jalapeno jelly and cookbooks.  Everyone loved my delivery assistant Sophie!  I think she really helped […]

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A Fun Catering Gig

I love being busy!  It keeps my mind engaged and keeps me grounded. In the last two weeks I have catered three great luncheons.  I am usually way to busy to take photos of setting up for any event.  When I received these great photos from Annie Aviles, of Sunkist Graphics I was overjoyed.   Annie took […]

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Kory & Rochelle Harding Roed Got Married Today!

Today was one of those days that made my heart smile………..My son, Kory Roed was married today.  I know Jerry was with his son in spirit on this special day. Me and my handsome grandson Zachary Kory Roed, the groom waiting patiently for his bride. Me and my grandsons Deaton and Zachary Kory Roed Time to say “I […]

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