Category Archives: Family

Thanksgiving Dinner Rehearsal

It is that time of year! As much as I love the tried & true traditional Thanksgiving dishes that are such a part of my holiday psyche, I am always looking for something new. One can only eat so much … Continue reading

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Compilation of my canned Christmas music protest on FB

I’ve had about all of “White Christmas” and “Winter Wonderland” I can stomach. Who has actually roasted a chestnut on an open fire? Bah Humbug to all of it. The 24/7 Christmas radio, canned restaurant and mall music has pretty … Continue reading

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Keeefir, Kehhhfir, Keh-FEAR?

I don’t really know, but it is what’s growing around here…or fermenting…or culturing.  Doing what kefirs do. My little kefirs had a rough start. When they arrived, I was in the throes of some health issues and the grains sat … Continue reading

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Biscuits, School and a Tetrazzini

Ah, the record-breaking cool weather we’ve been having this mid-August is a tremendous blessing: clear blue skies and cool breezes coming through the window. School has restarted and I have a Senior and a Sophomore. (HOW did this happen so … Continue reading

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A Gospel Song a Day Keeps the Blues Away – What a Lovely Name

Sorry Vestal…I really like this one with a group of men’s voices. 😉 His name – sweeter than the songs they sing in heaven. Give it the utmost care and honor when you speak the lovely name of JESUS! What … Continue reading

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