Happy Sunday: The saga of the quick breads

Been dabbling in baking quick bread lately. Quick breads tend to be easy, inexpensive, fun to make, and provide days worth of homemade breakfast and snack items. A couple of weeks ago I made banana pineapple bread...

Friendship Friday: Yummy curry soup and outlets for photography fanatics

A great recipe for Indonesian Chicken & Peanut Soup as well as places to publish photos and interact with other photo enthusiasts.

4th of July: Best of red, white and blue on Pinterest

In observance of Independence Day I thought I would post some of my favorite red, white and blue Pinterest finds. The last few days I've been feeling a bit blah. It's ok though. I know how to handle it. In the old days I might have went and done some really stupid crazy impulsive things. I still do stupid … Continue reading 4th of July: Best of red, white and blue on Pinterest


Food: Mushroom and Rosemary Linguine

(Org. pub 8/26/17) Linguine, mushrooms and aromatic rosemary are quite delicious in this variation of fettuccine Alfredo. It’s not diet food though, but rather one of those special treats to make on occasion. Then again, you could omit the butter and use olive oil only. You could also use low-fat milk or milk substitute in … Continue reading Food: Mushroom and Rosemary Linguine

Food: Eating cookies for breakfast is ok

Allow me to pose a serious philosophical question: If you're going to eat a cookie, does it really matter what time of day you eat it? Would it not be better to eat it in the morning so you have time to work it off during the day? Is it any worse than eating a … Continue reading Food: Eating cookies for breakfast is ok