Internet recipe… AGAIN!!!

NO, Norman Bates has not moved into the kitchen. Not even Charles Manson! I have been invited to the "old folks" Christmas do at the community center. So I decided to try and make the desert, at least once before unleashing it on the to the "Old Folks" around here. As you can see it … Continue reading Internet recipe… AGAIN!!!

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Mystery of undone chores!

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!

Blood and guts!!

With Thanksgiving a memory - until you step on the scales! I wanted to share what I am sure will become yet another family story. My son, Peter, was here with a friend. Peter's Dad cooked the turkey (See guest of honor!). Peter's Dad, John, had sent the turkey over with Peter. As John started … Continue reading Blood and guts!!

Gremlins… They are REAL!!!

Gremlins Gremlins Not the movie kind... don't feed after midnight, don't let them get wet. NO I am talking about almost every CAR I have ever owned! I may not be the most mechanical person in the world but REALLY!!! How can so many things go so wrong when I am driving! I owned a … Continue reading Gremlins… They are REAL!!!

Brown Sugar… not just for cooking anymore

Brown Sugar not just for baking any more... it is also to make friends! As we (or at least me) come to an age when Mother's are scarcer than hens teeth. Hen's don't have teeth you say?? Pretty scarce then aren't they. I wonder how much of us is from the times that Moms tried to … Continue reading Brown Sugar… not just for cooking anymore

Thoughts on Family and Thanksgiving

You know that for many years I thought of holidays as just something to get through. I always wished that I didn't have to cook for people. Usually because I had partied the night before and had a hangover! I remember telling my Mom "Why do you have to do this every year!?!?" she would … Continue reading Thoughts on Family and Thanksgiving

Showing My City!!

OK, Note to self. DONT ever ask the store clerk for hamburger. Thinking that it would be good to have hamburger to fix for supper.... Let me set the scene for my latest embarrassment. We have a little store here. They have a pretty good selection, it isn't a King Soopers or Safeway. But they seem … Continue reading Showing My City!!