Weight Struggle

There seems to be no secret to successful weight loss. If you do a simple search on the internet you will get an infinite variety of crazy advice to sound but hard to stay with advice. Throw in everyone’s chemistry, metabolism and situation is wildly different and you really don’t know what to listen to.Continue reading “Weight Struggle”

Tweens Hang Out!

My kiddo turned 12 last week so she had 4 of her friends drop by and hang out in the driveway last night. Usually people will talk about how their boys eat them out of house and home but I was really impressed to see how much 5 11-12 year old girls could put away.Continue reading “Tweens Hang Out!”

My Daughter’s DOZENth Birthday!

Yup – today my youngest turns TWELVE. How is it that time flies so fast when you have kiddos? Instead of a birthday cake, she asked for Dunkin’ Donuts so I got her a dozen and decorated the box like this: It occurred to me that it was quite coincidental that she wanted a DOZENContinue reading “My Daughter’s DOZENth Birthday!”

Do you like breakfast sausage?

Which is better – Neese’s or Jimmy Dean? The correct answer is neither, of course. My Girl Scout co-leader has a son who raises pigs, and once a year they butcher one. They grind up all the meat, season it, and sell the sausage. It is excellent. I never thought that I liked breakfast sausage.Continue reading “Do you like breakfast sausage?”

What’s Up Chicken Butt?

I like chickens and I can not lie. . . you other bloggers can’t deny. . .sorry I fell into a time loop and ended up in the 80s again. So, chickens. They are the magical creatures who produce eggs that we enjoy eating. I’m sorry vegetarians – this blog is probably not for you.Continue reading “What’s Up Chicken Butt?”

Spring is for gardens

I love springtime. Everything is coming to life, the trees are full of soft green buds, birds are chirping, the weather is slowly getting warmer -Spring truly is the best time of year. And it also means it’s time to plant my garden. Yay! I love sticking little baby plants or seeds in the ground,Continue reading “Spring is for gardens”

Best Little Beach Restaurant EVAH!

There is a little restaurant we visit EVERY time we get a chance which is usually no more than once a year. The name is simply THE GRILLED CHEESE AND CRAB CAKE. Yup, nothing fancy – just a cozy tiny place off the beaten path that consistently has personable and sweet staff and I canContinue reading “Best Little Beach Restaurant EVAH!”

My Kitchen Is Too Small

We all make the best decisions we can with the information we are given and trying to think ahead is never easy. When we downsized and moved into a ranch style home in a nice neighborhood so our kids would have access to a great school and have friends to play with, I did notContinue reading “My Kitchen Is Too Small”

Honest Review of Minari From A Korean Immigrant

Have you watched Minari yet? Friday evening, I went to my sister’s house and fixed Ttokbukki, drank White Claw and watching Minari on Amazon Prime. We decided it was worth $20.00 to not be in a COVID filled theater with less than stellar food. I’m so glad we did. Minari is not for everyone soContinue reading “Honest Review of Minari From A Korean Immigrant”