We did something today that we haven't done in ages…. Or ever, actually.
We forced the puppies into the back of the car and went on an outing.
They haven't been in the car since they were spayed last fall….
We want to go visit … Continue reading.....
This is a salad that is full of flavors, keeps well, is low in fat and high in nutrition.
And it’s a hit with everyone that tries it.
What more can one ask for?
I normally have this as a side with grilled meat or … Continue reading.....
When we lived in Andorra, one of our favorite day trips was to La Bisbal d’Empordà on the Costa Brava, Spain, to buy pottery.
When we lived in the US we went to Tubac, AZ (once) to buy pottery.
We love pottery.
What I love … Continue reading.....
In honor of Canada Day today and Independence Day on Monday I'm re-posting my absolutley favorite, picnic-perfect, hands-down best ever pasta salad.
Long, long ago in a place far, far away I made a pasta salad for our family reunion.
This was an annual event … Continue reading.....
No work to report on this week….
What with mon mari lazing around the hospital and all.
He’s not being completely idle – he cleaned off a lawn chair, parked himself under the apple tree by the front gate and painted said gate.
Now he’s … Continue reading.....
I’m not sure what’s going on in my garden at night.
I have radishes turning into big, hulking bullies.
That could be the result of lack of discipline on my part as chief (and only) gardener.
I accept the blame.
What’s wrong with this … Continue reading.....
I am just a stupid woman, apparently.
When I took mon mari’s computer into the shop for repair, I explained what the problem was.
I told the guy that, after the storm last week, every time I plugged it in it blew all the … Continue reading.....
I love British commercials.
Maybe it’s because they’re good; maybe it’s because they’re different.
My current favorite is a toilet paper ad.
Yes, they have the cute little puppy running around, unrolling the ultra-soft (so they say) T.P.
But that’s not why I like it.… Continue reading.....
Two Tuna Salads
The vote is in; the people have spoken!
To summarize all of the wonderful and helpful comments:
66% voted for stained and varnished wood.
34% voted for painted wood.
But it was the comments that I found most helpful.
There … Continue reading.....
Warm Bean Bean and Chevre Pasta
‘Just a huggin’ and a kissin’ with my baby in the very last row….’
Does anyone neck in the last row in the movies anymore?
Does anyone know what necking is?
Do kids still do it or do they … Continue reading.....