Monthly Archives: September 2011

“Dream House”

“Dream House,” starring Daniel Craig, Rachel Weisz, and Naomi Watts came out today. We were eager to see it due to all the hype and previews. It was a disappointment. Too many holes in the plot about murder and mental … Continue reading

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Reuben Sandwiches

This week we had a favorite for dinner. The meat melted in our mouths, as usual. Recipe of the Week: Reuben’s Sandwiches 1 pkg corned beef* (whatever size is suitable for your family) 5 cloves of garlic, peeled but not … Continue reading

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Three Books

In the past few weeks I have read several books. Three of them were: RIVER, CROSS MY HEART by Breena Clarke, JUST ONE LOOK by Harlan Coben, and The Solitude of Prime Numbers by Paolo Giordano… First, RIVER, CROSS MY … Continue reading

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Family of Artists

Over half of the art on the walls of our home was painted or created by my mom, sister, sons, niece, nephew, and granddaughter. They have all been blessed with an inate ability, an extraordinary talent. Let’s start with the matriarch of the … Continue reading

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Apple Pork Loin Chops

Well, I became culinarily creative the other night with some boneless pork loin chops, earning kudos from both hubby and son. Sometimes experimenting pays off. 🙂 Recipe of the Week: Apple Pork Loin Chops 1 or 2 packages of boneless pork loin … Continue reading

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“Sarah’s Key”

We do not go to the Crossroads Bijou theater in San Antonio for its convenience, because it isn’t nearby. We go for the great movies – usually independent, sometimes subtitled, but always evocative – that will never come to New Braunfels. Our latest find on … Continue reading

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Demands of Time

*Have you ever felt like a hamster on a wheel, busy but not going anywhere? At best, you might be getting some exercise. I feel that way too often. *Activity at the bird feeders has decreased recently. Maybe the flurry … Continue reading

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