Monthly Archives: June 2011

Manners and Sizes

*Manners matter. Without good manners people are slobs, regardless of their monetary circumstances or appearance. Saying please, thank you, and excuse me are essentials that should be taught to children as soon as they can feed themselves. Also, at that time, they should … Continue reading

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Teriyaki Turkey Burgers

Keep the kitchen cool and liven up your outdoor grilling with some teriyaki turkey burgers… Recipe: Turkey Teriyaki Burgers 1 lb. ground turkey 1 c. teriyaki sauce 1 small onion, finely diced bread crumbs avocado, sliced Directions: Put the ground turkey … Continue reading

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Father’s Day

Dad is 85, and we are blessed to have him with us. He continues to drive, although one of my sisters does not think he should; his reaction time is slower, he cannot hear very well, and his neck does not rotate … Continue reading

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Tuna Salad and Fact Finders

Here is another cool, simple dish… Recipe: Tuna Salad 1 can of tuna fish in water, drained mayonnaise couple shakes of pepper 1 stalk celery, diced 1 tbs. diced onion (optional) 2 tbs. sweet pickle relish 1 medium apple, diced 2 hard-boiled … Continue reading

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Go, Women, Go!!!

In case you haven’t heard of or read about today’s Saudi Arabian women defying the drive ban, here are some excerpts from today’s AFP article: “RIYADH (AFP) – A number of Saudi women drove cars on Friday in response to … Continue reading

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It’s Too Darn Hot

*As noon approaches these days, my brain turns to mush and sweat instantly sheens my skin when I walk outside. Just walking from the front door to the car flushes my face; I am not a hot weather person. But, … Continue reading

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“Super 8”

Set in the 1960s in a small Ohio town, “Super 8” is a pretty good family movie. (Really not for under age 8, though.) A group of middle-school kids get together to make an 8-mm movie for a contest. The movie opens … Continue reading

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