Category Archives: fun food

Hold the Relish?

And so it is “that time of year” again.  This year, we have done some home renovations.     We signed papers to start these renovations in June, but here we are in December not yet completed.  So frustrating!  But, … Continue reading

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Another Child is born

It seemed like a good day to give it a try, South-of-the-Border Bread. Yum! With a hearty bowl of soup. Put the ingredients in the bread maker and set the timer for 2:50, that’s 2 hours and 50 minutes. It … Continue reading

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So Long, Joe

Oh, Joe, I’ve known you for so long… It’s difficult to say goodbye now When I was young, you were perky Now, you’re just a drip I know, sometimes people push your buttons… But still, man, I love the smell … Continue reading

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Coming Out of the Dark

Yesterday I was about to take Cooper for his after dinner stroll.  It was 5:45.  I looked out the window, and, lo and behold…it wan’t pitch black!!!!  Yippeee, the dark days of winter are behind us, or 11 months ahead … Continue reading

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Falling for Autumn

I’m sitting at Starbucks soaking up vitamin D on an outstandingly beautiful autumn day.  It’s 77 degrees, the sky is blue and the trees are all sorts of colors now.  Last year, I posted about how the bare trees reminded … Continue reading

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Planting a (mustard) seed

About two years ago, I began to really dig deep into the world of cancer.  Not by choice.  Nobody chooses it without the incentive of a paycheck!  October 7, 2008 was my first chemo experience.  I remember it vividly.  I … Continue reading

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