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A winter recipe I had To Share!

Wednesday, November 18, 2015      9 comments

I got a recipe from a friend - its Moroccan Vegetarian Stew from the Moosewood cookbook and it is FABULOUS! (you can also find it on the internet - just google it) The spices are a perfect combination. I've been giving the recipe away at work ... Read more

Enjoying a warm sunny weekend -just before the next snow & cold

Sunday, November 15, 2015      3 comments

It was a gorgeous day of sun and up to mid-sixties temperatures. I did some housework and decluttering early, while it warmed up outside. I was supposed to take my newest kitty for shots, even brought the cat carrier inside 2 days ago to keep ... Read more

Sliding into Fall

Monday, October 19, 2015      6 comments

Boy - time sure does fly past! One minute I was heading for the San Luis Valley and Taos, the next . . . . My friends, the artists in Jaroso, Colorado, are some of the most delightful folks I know. I love being with them and around them ... Read more

What the Hail?

Friday, June 05, 2015      10 comments

Finally got my tomatoes planted, along with leeks, zucchini, purple potatoes, dill, marigolds and Purple Prairie pole beans a week ago. We did have some small hail in one thunderstorm a few days ago, but the plants came through relatively intac... Read more

In memoriam

Tuesday, May 26, 2015      8 comments

I know I didn't get this done in a truly timely manner, but didn't have this photo available on computer at home yesterday. We remember those who served, with us and no longer with us, for all we have that they protected and preserved, incl... Read more

Gardening a new way.

Sunday, May 17, 2015      9 comments

A week and a half ago, I had minor surgery to deal with a problem toenail. I've been unable to wear regular shoes on that foot, so wore a post-surgical sandal type thing I had that doesn't enclose the toes. It has rained (or snowed on Mo... Read more

Spicing up your life (and food) in ways that are GOOD FOR YOU!

Monday, May 04, 2015      8 comments

7 Spices with Major Health Benefits by: Jordyn Cormier 120 Spices are a great thing to have in your pantry. They have the ability to turn a healthy, slightly bland meal into a nutritious flavor explosion. What’s even better, many s... Read more

The cat that wasn't

Tuesday, April 21, 2015      7 comments

A week and a half ago I found out about a Maine Coon cat in an animal shelter about 20 miles away. Since my Maine Coon cat, Mulligan, died last fall I've been thinking I need another Maine Coon cat. They have wonderful personalities and are mo... Read more

Spring has sprung - for a few days

Sunday, April 12, 2015      7 comments

Busy weekend - mowing the lawn, cleaning out garden beds - still so much dead stuff and weeds coming up to clear out. Filled a 5 gallon bucket 4 times between Saturday & Sunday just with dandelions and ground ivy and other nasty weeds. Two loa... Read more

Care to challenge yourself?

Thursday, March 12, 2015      15 comments

For those of you reading this who haven't participated in a 5% challenge - think about it! I've done several of these and they are a fantastic way to be involved and do great things for yourself on SPARK. You are part of a team, working tow... Read more

Craziness at work

Sunday, March 01, 2015      7 comments

They are putting in new carpet in my office this weekend and preparing for that on Friday was nuts. LONG day with lots of packing up books and removing everything from our desks. Our computers were non-functional for much of the day and it was ... Read more

Just another manic Monday -

Monday, February 23, 2015      6 comments

Had to shovel snow for me and a few neighbors twice yesterday and again this morning. They are saying we'll be getting a similar storm with less snow fall on Wednesday intoThursday. I am definitely getting in strength and cardio workouts! Also... Read more

And so it goes . . .

Tuesday, February 17, 2015      7 comments

The allergist was pleased today and the asthma seems to be under control for now - with medication. The inhalant he prescribed - $203.00! YUCKO! Tomorrow morning I go for a lung CT scan. There's something in my right lung that concerned ... Read more

Allergies stink

Saturday, January 31, 2015      14 comments

I've been coughing and a runny nose for weeks. My breathing was feeling tight and I feared the pneumonia had returned. No fever, but not feeling normal. Finally went to the doctor today and found out my lungs are clear; no sinus infection, n... Read more

Just a thought

Tuesday, December 09, 2014      11 comments

“Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.” ¯ Helen Keller... Read more

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