Monthly Archives: July 2012

STILL

Did you read this: mississppi-church ? A Baptist church in Mississippi refused to marry a black couple. Prejudice is alive and unwell; people are still sick in the head and cold in heart. It is incredibly disappointing that these illogical attitudes blatantly continue … Continue reading

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Rapid Reviews

Lest you think I have been resting on my skinny laurels, I have some quick reviews from the past few weeks to make up for my silence. *** New Braunfels’ newest restaurant is BJ’s Brewhouse and, man, is the food … Continue reading

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Frozen Ambrosia Parfaits

Dadgummit, if it isn’t Friday again! Time sure speeds by, except when I’m waiting in a doctor’s office or a grocery line. Hardly have time to breathe, let alone get caught up or relax. Wellll, this tasty treat will tease your mouth, … Continue reading

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Nightmares

Three nights ago, I had the most horrendous nightmare of my entire life. I awoke trembling and Danny held me for a few minutes while I sobbed. However, even his sleepy empathy could not comfort me, so I went to the kitchen … Continue reading

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OPB Freeze

Okay, it’s hot! While we have remained in the 90’s here, Idaho has been at 106. Elsewhere corn and soybean crops are being destroyed by lack of rain and the heat. Everyone with air-conditioning is staying inside, while their yards get parched. Water … Continue reading

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Slow Cooked Chicken with Rice

Tuesday morning, I looked in the freezer and found various pieces of chicken and turkey. Rather than letting frostbite dry them out, I put the pieces into the crockpot and let them simmer all day, which filled the house with a tantalizing aroma. Recipe … Continue reading

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Time Is on My Mind

*It rained most of yesterday, which hasn’t happened for about two years. When I was young, rainy days used to be for reading and lazing about, but yesterday I found myself unable to relax. At the end of the day … Continue reading

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