Do you know how there is that thing? You know the thing that makes you ALWAYS think of someone else. It could be a cologne that the best smelling guy in college wore or an off the shoulder sweater your aunt liked. Maybe even the feel of a blanket that reminds you of your mom’s house.
This has been an interesting week to be on my sick-couch. The news has been inundated with media people keeping an eye on the chimney on the roof of the Sistine Chapel at the Vatican. Watching a chimney for smoke does not really make for great entertainment UNLESS you start thinking about the cardinals
Boo! Eeeek! Halloween is next week and I’m receiving requests for some “spirits” to celebrate the day of the dead. Now those of you who REALLY know me, know I am a scaredy cat. I still believe there is a monster in my closet and that there is someone under the bed trying to grab
Every now and then I get an email from a person asking if I could use more “prepared” items in my recipes. I’ve gotten suggestions about potato buds (what part is the bud?) And hints about modern conveniences like pre-cooked bacon and dehydrated onions. There are even stir-in mixes that can make your food taste
My life is full of executive decisions. I am in charge the massive empire known as my household. (Not really massive or empire-ish but I do live in a world of make believe half the time so play along with me.) The decisions that keep this well running machine going are numerous and at times
I am in love. The kind of obsessive love that makes you think of only one thing. It makes me all goofy inside. The control this love has over my mind makes it hard for me to even think straight. (And no I am not reading Fifty Shades of Grey.) I’ve tried to quench my
In the year 1970, there were quite a few momentous events that took place in this world. The first Earth Day was recognized. (Hooray!) The Beatles had their last number one song, The Long and Winding Road. (Boo!) I was born! (Oh crud, now you all know my age!) And the Shamrock Shake was invented!
I did something last night that I’ve never done before. I was shocked at how much I enjoyed it. It was sweet and tart all at the same time. The best part was that it was a woman responsible for my pleasure! I’m sure you have guessed by now, I now have new favorite lemonade.