Happy 60th Anniversary, Mom and Dad

Today is my parents 60th anniversary.  To honor them, here is the newspaper announcement and video I made for them.  Happy Anniversary Mom and Dad! Wed on December 28, 1957, Gordon and Sheila Delzer will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary this year.  Gordon and Sheila first met in a barn, being introduce to each other by her father.  A few weeks later, the couple of dates later, a few intervening incidences with another beau and they were engaged.  Their marriage was officiated by Pastor Zarling in Harland, Wisconsin. They are the parents of four children: Richard, Joyce (Brian), Pamela (Keith) … Continue reading Happy 60th Anniversary, Mom and Dad

Christmas 2017

Today we celebrate the birth of our King, Jesus. Our hearts are filled with gratitude for who he is, all he has done and his great love for us. Yes, Christmas is a special time of year here at the Erickson house.  Merry Christmas to everyone! A Christmas Craft – Fused Glass Ornaments   A Christmas Recipe – Cranberry Honey Butter 1 cup salted butter, softened 1/3 cup dried cranberries, finely chopped 1/4 cup honey 2 Tbs orange peel Beat together all ingredients and divide into jars.  Store refrigerated. Enjoy!       Continue reading Christmas 2017

Holiday Baking

I enjoy baking.  And, since most of my boys no longer live at home, I will sometimes try a new recipe and bake for my staff. For tomorrow, I decided to try making Lemon Brûlée Mini Tarts.  This recipe called for four egg yolks.  Not wanting to waste the egg whites, I  also made Chocolate Cloud Cookies.  These cookies are gluten free since there is no flour. I hope the staff enjoy these treats in the morning. Lemon Brûlée Mini Tarts  Pastry Dough 1 cup flour 5 Tbs cold butter, cut into small cubes 1 Tbs shortening 1/2 tsp salt … Continue reading Holiday Baking