Diva Tasting-Mascarpone Polenta

INGREDIENTS 1½ cups polenta or ground corn 1 tablespoon unsalted butter ½ cup Mozzarella Cheese Shredded 2 tablespoons mascarpone Kosher salt White pepper 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 5 cups thinly sliced mixed mushrooms (such as chanterelles, cremini, shiitake, beech and oyster) 1 small shallot, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, finely sliced ½ tablespoon finely …

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Diva Musing-Up and Away

I am going to visit my beautiful grandchildren today.  It has been hard getting ready as the Karma Cops have put hurdles in my way every step of the preparation.  Frustration is so....well, FRUSTRATING!   My biggest concern was to get my dogs prepared and the house clean for the house sitter. One of those …

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Diva Musing-Spirit, Gratitude

When we reach our Divaness, even before our Croneship, we should realize ...that at the end of Every Day there is only forever that counts.  Our Spirit's cry to become enlightened and see into forever.  I have discovered that no material thing means anything to me at all.  Only friends and family and their Spirit's Foreverness …

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Diva Tasting-Tea Cakes-Russian

  Ingredients 1 Cup Butter 1 Tsp Vanilla Extract 6 Tbls Confectioners' Sugar 2 Cups All-Purpose Flour 1 Cup Chopped Walnuts 1/3 Cup Confectioners' Sugar For Decoration Directions Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). In a medium bowl, cream butter and vanilla until smooth. Combine the 6 tablespoons confectioners' sugar and flour; …

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Diva Rant-Mothering

There are all kinds of mothers....(no pun intended).  There are controlling, overbearing, loony, funny, sarcastic, loving, gentle, nurturing, creative....you get the picture.   What is not mothering is the woman at the superstore parking lot this morning that was walking and texting along with a 2-3 year old walking behind.  Not holding her hand, not …

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