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Puppies and Mrs. Warbler

I’m feeling so low today. The death of my friend weighs so heavy on my heart. Satan knows that and decided to give me a double whammy. I really wanted a puppy from our homeschool friends down the road. It’s … Continue reading

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Show and Tell Friday

I love these candle holders. I love the way the amber beads glow when I light a candle inside. It makes my house feel cozy. It was made by my good friend’s mother who is more talented than she admits. … Continue reading

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Preparing for yet another unwelcome visitor…

Here we are again preparing for yet another unwelcome visitor. No, not my husband’s old girlfriend… I mean Hurricane Ike. We are keeping our eye on the Gulf and a prayer on our lips. We don’t yet know where it … Continue reading

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Rice Pilaf – another recipe for the Microwave Rice Cooker

I am making this tonight and thought I would post it. It is another great recipe for my favorite microwave rice cooker. It is adapted from a wonderful cookbook we got while visiting the historic City Tavern in Philadelphia on … Continue reading

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Impromptu dinner with friends

What’s better than an unplanned dinner with friends? I called my friend to go with me for a quick visit to Nelson’s Water Garden http://www.nelsonwatergardens.com/ It didn’t take much arm twisting to get her to come over for a cappuccino … Continue reading

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What’s Cookin’ Good Lookin’?

Tonight it is grilled steak & artichoke. A little splurge. I just came back from HEB grocery store and had $40 to spend. I came out with three little bags. It is disgusting. I didn’t even buy anything big. I … Continue reading

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