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terry-odell's picture
Aug.24.2011
In addition to being here, I'm over at Carolyn Schriber's blog, doing a recap of what's happened since I was her guest a year ago. Now - Happy Anniversary to the Hubster (and me). This is year number 42 for us. And yes, faithful followers of this blog have seen the picture before. I'm in a rut--...
terry-odell's picture
Aug.17.2011
After Monday's post about marketing, I thought I'd follow up with a bit more discussion. There are all sorts of opinions on what works where. Do people care if you tweet (or Google+ or Facebook--not sure what the right verbs are for those) about the mundane? Although most say they don't care,...
dale-estey's picture
Aug.16.2011
This is a fun idea. I, personally, never found any recipe in a book. I have, however, heard of a librarian who found slices of uncooked bacon used for bookmarks.   * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *  Instant CoffeeRecipe for instant coffee, slightly improved: Bring water to boil Put in instant...
arabella-grayson's picture
Aug.03.2011
Well, I done et my tomato. . . I'd intended to give it another day or two, but last night when I went out to check on it like I normally do; touching the rich soil for dampness or dryness and giving it my customary caress, the tomato popped right off its sturdy stem into my welcoming hand. I tried...
michele-scott's picture
Mar.28.2011
Nikki Sands' Weekly Recipe  It's been a little while since I posted a yummy recipe from one of Nikki Sands' recipes.This recipe is for when I want something rich and want to go a little gourmet. It's lobster bisque, which I think is so tasty. I hope you will try it and pair it with a nice white...
mary-wilkinson's picture
Mar.01.2011
Dear Ramute,  I feel compelled to write to you to apologise for the accumulated debris of this household and for the fact that I have to ask you to come in and clean it all up. I want to ask forgiveness for the condition that you find it in. The small facets of debris that glare out at me like...
donna-ballman's picture
Feb.20.2011
I’ve found some peace with the show Fairly Legal, about a woman they call a mediator who does nothing that even vaguely resembles mediation. The way I’ve done it (because I still like the characters and the legal issues) is that I just keep telling myself she’s something new – a unique...
michele-scott's picture
Feb.14.2011
Nikki Sands Heats up Valentine's Day  If you read the Nikki Sands' Mysteries (aka Wine Lover's) then you know I like to add recipes and wine pairings. In those chapters of the mysteries where the recipes and wine pairings are included I write a little tidbit about the chapter or Nikki or what she's...
dale-estey's picture
Feb.07.2011
Onions are at the core of my CRY ME NO TEARS Trilogy - from the ground up. Praise onions, do I, and all their relatives. Onions are the most universal foodstuff you can find, and have been so throughout humankind's history. I used them full and well last night when making  a casserole - oh, yes! It...
conda-douglas's picture
Dec.22.2010
Every year I have a new favorite recipe for the holiday season. This year, it's an easy to make, filling cake that is delicious anytime, including breakfast, and has several variations, all delicious. 1/2 cup butter softened 1 1/2 cups packed brown sugar  3 large eggs, or use egg substitute or...