A couple days ago someone asked me, “How do you sleep at night?” and I responded, “Fine, thanks.” Only later did it occur to me the woman was probably being snarky. Especially as we were discussing how overly involved some parents were and I said my kids didn’t have that problem, as most of the time they… Read More Dreaming of Captain Kangaroo and Chocolate Rum Pie
You might remember a few weeks ago, I made the declaration that I would tame the beast that was my cookbook collection. Today we continue our journey into the mouth of the dragon. (I need to stop reading so many fantasy novels.) I dug into the pile and chose this one: Taste and See, published… Read More My Mother’s Recipes
I never thought it would come to this. I actually went to the store and bought ready-made pie crust. The things a blog drives you to do. I’ve been making my own pie crust ever since I was a teenager, when for some odd reason I decided I wanted to learn how to make pies.… Read More Pillsbury Pie Crust – A Conflicted Review
Have you ever seen books or articles telling you how to turn your yard into a backyard habitat? I have. I followed their steps. My yard now meets all the requirements for being a backyard habitat. The only thing I didn’t do was pay for the certificate. I’m cheap. Anyway, what I’m here to tell… Read More Mockingbird Tales … With Pie!