The Little Issues E-newsletter #249 – Life, laughter, and plenty of nice meals! | Barefeet within the Kitchen

Welcome to the weekend, my buddies! I’m form of climate obsessed as of late and it’s making me joyful each single day to see a lot sunshine – and no snow on the grass. (I understand that by the point spring arrives I’m going to be unbearably climate obsessed. I’ll go forward and apologize upfront.)

ON THE BLOG this week: Simple Rice Pilaf lets the straightforward flavors of garlic and onion shine. This simple rice recipe makes a great aspect dish for any major course. Served with Garlic Butter Steak Bites or Easy Baked Chicken Thighs, you’ll have an superior dinner that everybody will get pleasure from.

Tender, buttery, flippantly sweetened Almond Cake is a deal with with a cup of espresso or tea within the afternoon, however it’s additionally a company-worthy dessert for any event. No frosting or sophisticated adorning is critical for this merely excellent cake.

The traditional Cheddar Cheese Ball is the snack everybody needs on their desk for get-togethers and sport nights. Served with crackers, pretzels, uncooked greens, or just about anything that sounds tasty with cheese, selfmade cheese balls are a successful snack for any event.

What I’m CRAVING: These Garlic Butter Mushroom Pork Chops by Crunchy Creamy Candy look and sound completely divine.

What I’m WATCHING: The Rookie. As a long-time fan of Nathan Fillion, I’m shocked it took me so lengthy to observe this one. I’m not usually a fan of most cop exhibits, however this one is incredible. I cherished Nathan Fillion’s character in Firefly and in Fort, however this? I feel John Nolan (aka the 45-year-old rookie cop) is his greatest position ever. The primary season was wonderful and I’m trying ahead to the following ones.

What I’m READING: Picture Perfect by Jodi Picoult. It’s been fairly just a few years since I learn a Picoult e book and (full reality in my opinions, proper?) this one jogged my memory of why I give up studying her work. The e book rambled an excellent bit and I struggled to complete it. The characters merely weren’t likable.

Regardless of the misses with a few of her newer books, I nonetheless love My Sister’s Keeper. It was the primary Picoult e book I learn and it stays my favourite certainly one of her books. I extremely advocate that one.

What I’m LISTENING to: Bang! by AJR. This track. I can’t cease listening to it. In the event you don’t already adore it, simply hear and check out to not grin.

“Twenty years from now you’ll be extra upset by the belongings you didn’t do than by the belongings you did do.” – Mark Twain

Wishing you a stunning week filled with little issues that make you smile!

Mary

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