I’ve made these several times for people and always get great compliments! Lemon Pie Bars 2-1/4 C flour 1/2 C confectioners sugar 1 C butter flavored Crisco 4 eggs 1-1/2 C white sugar 1/2 lemon juice (use freshly squeezed lemons – about 6) 1 Tbsp. lemon zest Preheat oven to 350. Use 9×13 glass pan … Continue reading
We love making our own homemade bread and I keep forgetting to put the recipe online here in an obvious place. So here goes. Canfield’s Homemade Bread Recipe 3/4 cup hot water (just boiled) 3/4 cup cool water (room temperature) Combine Add 1 tbsp. sugar and 1-1/8 tsp salt. Dissolve and mix thoroughly. Add 1-1/2 … Continue reading
So we took this whole month of May to travel from our home in Wisconsin down to Phoenix, out to San Diego, up to Northern California, and end up back up June 1. The main purpose is so we can pick up more of our stuff from storage in Roseville, California. However, since we know … Continue reading
This week Joel and Terry collaborated to write a new song and recorded a demo. It’s part of their quarterly songwriting experience. Read more about the Tunehenge Music Community and feel free to join in!
This weekend we get to stay with Alex Zabala and his wife in Arizona. Alex is the author of Treasure of the Mayan King. Joel worked with Alex on his book and we’ve been friends with him for about 25 years. This is a photo I took at their house. Tonight we’ll be making our … Continue reading
What clothing should we pack for our month-long trip? We’ll be leaving Wisconsin with snow on the ground it seems since we just had 17 inches on Thursday! We’ll be arrive on Wednesday in Phoenix, Arizona where the high that day should be 85 and by Saturday it will be 100. And the temperatures will … Continue reading
Since moving to Rice Lake, Wisconsin in April 2012, we haven’t done a whole lot of traveling that we’ve written about. I’m going to try to make sure and write about our travels this month though in May 2013. This month’s trip will take us out of the snow we just had on May 2 … Continue reading
When I found out my husband, Joel D Canfield, was going to be working with Kerry Dwyer to get her book, Ramblings in Ireland, published, I was very excited to read it. We were able to spend a month living on Valentia Island in Ireland in the winter of 2005 when our youngest was just … Continue reading