Wuhan Virus sentiment

China did this. If you think that’s racist, you’re out of your damn mind and I don’t care what you say about me.

These are uncertain times and it’s hard to tell who you can trust, but one thing is certain, you can’t trust the Chinese Communist Party.

25th Anniversary

I can honestly say that on my wedding day, I didn’t consider that this day would ever arrive. 25 years is an inconceivable amount of time. However, here it is. It has been an amazing, fun, loving, exhilarating , blessed 25 years. I would love to say it was without it’s trials and tribulations, but that isn’t life. Yet, despite them, I lover her more than I did the day we were married. I was very smitten that day, so that is saying a lot.

Cream Cheese Pancakes

This morning I made Cream Cheese Pancakes. Always delicious!

2-lb bag self-rising flour1/3 cup Sugar
3 large Eggs5 cups of Milk, + extra if batter is too thick
1 8 oz package Cream Cheese, softened3 tablespoons Butter, melted
2 teaspoons Pure Vanilla Extract

In a large bowl cream sugar and cream cheese until light and foamy.  Add eggs and incorporate.  Add melted butter.  Next, add 1/3 of the bag of flour and 2 cups of milk, mix thoroughly.  Again, add 1/3 of the bag of flour and 2 cups of milk, mix thoroughly. Finally, add remaining flour and 1 cups of milk, mix thoroughly. At the end add 2 teaspoons Vanilla.

Pour 1/4 cup of batter on to a hot, lightly greased griddle.  Cook the pancakes until tops are covered with bubbles and edges appear cooked; turn and cook the other side.