I remember many years back I had a friend who told me that she boiled the potatoes and eggs together when she made potato salad. OK, now you know that this is going to be a disaster, right? It involves two things that I am rather bad with. 1 - Cooking and 2 - memories. … Continue reading My (IN)famous cooking skills
Never ever take yourself too seriously Writer's Block Pressing send, Peggy sent her latest draft to her editor and felt the familiar separation anxiety. Elated that she had completed her manuscript, scared that it wouldn't be liked or nobody would want to read it. After her husband Jeffery passed away almost Three years ago Peggy … Continue reading Writers Block
Mystery Today's word prompt is mystery. WOULD you believe it I have a story about that too!! I continue to amaze my self!! So before I get to the actual story let me just put a little bit of a background for you. I am the only girl with three brothers. Once they got the … Continue reading Mystery of undone chores!
I saw this question posted on Facebook. Yep, I have a story about it!! My class only had about a half dozen stoves in the Home Ec room. So we were set up to be the second group to actually cook. We turned in our grocery list. We had settled on apple fritters. The first … Continue reading What do you remember from Home EC??
Ok, I know that there is always that one person. That person who just can't seem to be quite during church. Maybe a screaming kid, or a hacky cough or maybe SNORING! I think at this point I would have preferred any of those. My Mom always made sure we were QUIET in church. No … Continue reading Church
Ever had one of those days? I am sure we all have. This one ranks right up there with getting fired and finding out I had cancer all on the same day. Not just the same date but the same DAY!! I had submitted a "Novella", story told in between 1000 and 4000 words. I … Continue reading One of those Days!!