Kitchen failure

In my attempt to be frugal and actually use leftovers for once I repurposed two separate ingredients from two different previous meals and came out with one dud and one absolute disaster. Both were delicious in their initial incarnations: brocolli slaw (like shredded cole slaw veggies) used as the innards for Asian wraps (with beefContinue reading “Kitchen failure”

Want vs Need

Things that need to be done soon: business/personal taxes plan for baby’s FIRST birthday party plan for our Florida trip (to include: St. Augustine, Cocoa Beach, Disney, Sea World, Holy Land Experience, etc…) They should probably be done in this order…but Disney is so much more fun than taxes. I have heard though that Uncle SamContinue reading “Want vs Need”

Bowling by numbers

4 — lane number 2.48 — speed (in miles per hour) of Reagan’s ball 0 — gutter balls (this would be awesome, except for the fact that we were bowling with gutter guards…they saved us all) 9 — Reagan’s shoe size (the smallest they carry…and she used the lightest ball they offer. How cute) 1Continue reading “Bowling by numbers”

Suspect in a murder

Last night Du took me out for our 12th anniversary dinner and I ended up being a suspect in a murder. Mind you we were on a train in 1918 riding from Springfield to Kansas City in a blizzard. My name was Flora Clovis and I was a granddaughter to a very wealthy man in Kansas City.EveryoneContinue reading “Suspect in a murder”

Lucky’s Not So Lucky

Does anyone else wonder what’s going through the minds of the Lucky Magazine editors when they’re putting together their magazine? Are Mary Kate and Ashley managing this publication? I buy one every once in a while hoping they’ve smartened up, but I get burned every time. What’s the saying? Fool me once, shame on you;Continue reading “Lucky’s Not So Lucky”