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“Star Trek Into Darkness”

WOW! Great action, spectacular visual effects, and good acting – “Star Trek Into Darkness” has everything! Sure, it’s a little bit over the top here and there, but that’s what sci-fi is all about. Director J.J. Abrams has done a bang-up job, … Continue reading

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A Light Lunch

With summer nearing the last thing I want to do is heat up the kitchen. Minimal stoving is good for me, so I usually go for a sandwich at lunch. The other day I came up with something easy and … Continue reading

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Leap Cousin Quest

Hello to all Leap/Leep cousins, kith, and kin… Being a descendant of John Wesley Leap, who was born on 08 July 1733 in Mannheim, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany near the Rhine River, and first wife Margaret Crow of Virginia, I would like to fill out the family … Continue reading

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Corn and Whole Wheat Quesadilla

Danny’s restricted diet (no fat, low sodium, low/no sugars, no processed foods, no juice concentrates), following last year’s stroke, has been further limited since his recent heart attack and quadruple bypass. He can have only fresh/frozen fruits and vegetables, fish, chicken, turkey, skim milk, nuts, … Continue reading

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Patience Required

I know I was supposed to resume my blogging today, but… For a week, things were going well on my vacation/hiatus. Then last week Danny had a heart attack. I flew home, his daughter and our grandson flew here, one brother … Continue reading

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Saturday, Saturday!

For many of us, Saturday is a hooray day. A sleep-in day. A day to shop and/or seek entertainment. A day of avoiding chores. A day of support walks and marathons. A day of fun, if there are no blizzards, floods, power … Continue reading

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Spinach Fettuccine with Mushrooms

Because of our warm weather, I was drawn to summer recipes while going through my recipe books. However, since some of the fresh ingredients would not be available to many people this time of the year, I concentrated on oven-required recipes … Continue reading

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