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And the Wheel Turns...and another unexpected change...

Tuesday, January 20, 2009      2 comments

Hi everyone! I'm sorry I've been out of pocket for a little while. My car broke down and I was stranded out in the Boondocks for over a week!!! No internet, no cable, no nothing! Talk about B-O-R-I-N-G!!!! But my car is back and running and I'... Read more

A crappy realization

Saturday, December 20, 2008      4 comments

So last night our AC froze up. Not an unusual thing since I like to keep it arctic in our home. Well, while Crystal was thawing it out I was milling about the house. Suddenly there I was, in front of the fridge. I thought " What the hell am ... Read more

Ok it snowed in Louisiana! WHAT?

Monday, December 15, 2008      2 comments

Yep,,, you read it right. South Central Louisiana got SNOW on Thursday! It was a hoot to see all the folks who have never seen snow freak out. They shut down schools and businesses and highways. It was amazing! Of course, I do have to keep i... Read more

Re-evaluating Ginger:

Friday, December 12, 2008      2 comments

I am learning that I like ginger. I've avoided this particular root for a long time. I always thought it too pungent for using in cooking and too pungent to use in EO form. A relative loves candied ginger and I've always thought it disgustin... Read more

Twas the Evening of Samhain

Sunday, November 02, 2008      0 comments

Twas the Evening of Samhain 'Twas the evening of Samhain, and all through the place Were Pagans preparing the ritual space. The candles were set in the corners with care, In hopes that the Watchtowers soon would be there. We all had... Read more

Food/Ingredient question

Wednesday, October 29, 2008      2 comments

Hi everyone! I have a question. Do any of you use "plain low-fat yogurt" in your recipes? Every time I try to use it I get sick. I mean, I can eat regular ol' yogurt all day long and be fine. I LOVE yogurt! But for some reason I always get... Read more

Will Things EVER Go Right?

Monday, October 20, 2008      3 comments

We are just so screwed! Our money situation didn't work out the way it was supposed to. Crystal has been applying for jobs up north like crazy. But not getting any hits. I'm taking classes so that I can start bringing money in soon, but my c... Read more

Thank you Nora Jones!

Monday, October 20, 2008      0 comments

My sentiments exactly... for this election and the last two combined! "My Dear Country" Nora Jones Album: Not Too Late 2007 'Twas Halloween and the ghosts were out, And everywhere they'd go, they shout, And though I covered m... Read more

Well... you ain't gonna believe this

Monday, October 13, 2008      1 comments

So we have been in Louisiana since July 30, 2008. We've been through 2 hurricanes. Gustov knocked the dickens out of us and Ike just got windy and rains. We've met a few really really wonderful people. I am in love with the history of Louisi... Read more

HI HAVE A NEW BABY NEPHEW!!!

Thursday, October 02, 2008      2 comments

My best friends, Kim and Michelle, have had their baby (I call him my Nephew Prince!)!! Michelle went into labor on Sept. 31, 2008 at 8:30am and gave birth to Ryan James at 10:07 am on OCT. 1, 2008!!!! He was 21 days early but he is very healthy... Read more

Hiya

Thursday, September 25, 2008      1 comments

Well it's an exciting day for me today! I'm leaving for Austin Texas in about an hour!! I'm so pumped to be going back for a few days. My bestest friend is having a baby shower and I'm doing the cooking for it. I can't wait to see her and hu... Read more

I did it I did it I did it!

Thursday, September 18, 2008      0 comments

Ok this is a short blog but I did it! I GOT ALL 8 CUPS OF WATER IN TODAY!!! emoticon Now if I can jus... Read more

Whew!

Tuesday, September 16, 2008      0 comments

Well Ike only hit us a little bit. Heavy winds and a little rain but nothing too major! Thank Goodness!! I took a drive down to New Orleans this weekend. Well... to Metairie, and was blown away! I've never seen so much water that wasn't calle... Read more

GO AWAY IKE

Sunday, September 07, 2008      1 comments

So we made it through Gustov. Not what I call a good time. We lost all our food. Our animals have no food. Our payday doesn't come till the 15th. We are struggling. BUT I have to be positive about this because at least we didn't lose our c... Read more

So.. Howdy

Thursday, August 21, 2008      1 comments

So we are now in Denham Springs. Been here a couple weeks. Not sure if it's just the aftermath from the chaos that has been my life, or what, but I haven't been feeling up to par. I'm sure it'll pass though. I am starting to get used to... Read more


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