mojito por favor!

using the mint we have growing wild around our yard... … [Continue reading]

diet Dr. Pepper

Unbelieveable. It does, in fact, taste like regular. … [Continue reading]

fortune telling

When we lived in Georgia, we tried take-out from several Chinese food restaurants. Unfortunately, none of them seemed to understand that you simply cannot mix the fried sweet and sour chicken nuggets with the sauce until just before consumption. … [Continue reading]

home improvement

By this time it's pretty well known that whenever Eric heads out of town without me, I get bored and work on home improvement projects. It's been a while since he's left me alone (good!) but that means I have been acquiring a bunch of ideas, yet … [Continue reading]

Mule racing?

Interesting story on MSNBC (http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/13149218/ ) - I had no idea that people raced mules... … [Continue reading]

it’s the little things

Eric has been having a wonderful time with his new macro lens. Several little creatures can be now be seen in amazing detail... as long as they don't move too fast! … [Continue reading]

crispy and chocolatey, mmm!

The theme for our Supper Club this month was Italian and in the past I have been sticking with Cooking Light recipes (since that's the message board we all met on). However, I am all for easy and delicious fried desserts (who isn't?), so this is what … [Continue reading]