Category: Christmas

True Story: The Bell Ringer

The Salvation Army apron looked like a lobster bib on my full figured frame! But I was unsullied, as I began my shift outside the local hardware store.  Each year I looked forward to ringing the bell for their Red Kettle program,…

Photo Friday: Caption Contest

This tree grew a pair!  –  Greg or This tree grew a pear!  –  Greg One winner this time, congratulations Greg!  Please try your luck in our current contest! Become a fan of friendlysuggestions.com on Facebook!

Miss Rachel’s Pantry: Mash it up!

For a hearty Thanksgiving side dish that’s a little heart-healthier, try this not-so traditional mashed potato recipe! You’ll need: 3 pounds red skinned potatoes, washed, skin on 1/4 cup olive oil 1/2 teaspoon fresh rosemary, chopped 2 teaspoons sea salt…