When Plants Die and Relationships are Born.

photo credit: https://youtu.be/aMUrRSRScTA Roof Cleaning Gone Bad The last time I had my roof cleaned, it was pressure-washed, and the dang mold was back in less than a year.  So this time I went a different route, and I called an outfit that cleans roofs chemically. They said it would be several years, most likely, […]

Warning about reducing Butter in recipes

Thou Shalt Not Reduce Thy Butter I was whipping out a batch of chocolate-chip cookies yesterday, and, as always, was aghast at how much butter is in those things. It’s no WONDER we get fat from eating too many chocolate chip cookies! Holy crap! I don’t know why I’m still struck by the amount of […]

I had to destroy my puffy eyes.

Beauty by birthright? I don’t think so. We aren’t all blessed, and so we look for solutions.  This is what this is about. For me….Well uhhh… Bags under my eyes are the . . .well . . . bane of my existence. I’ll be walking through a department store, catch a glimpse of myself in […]

Breast Cancer Awareness and Why I hate Facebook….sometimes

photo credit: (www.main.acsevents.org/site/TR/MakingStridesAgainstBreastCancer/MSABCCY15FL?pg=entry&fr_id=70042) Why Facebook Friends make me wanna press delete repeatedly… (photo credit: google.com) A friend posted on Facebook recently that she’s pregnant. She’s around 45, I think, with no kids. You should have seen the bazillions of comments that followed her post. Everyone was so excited for her! I wasn’t sure if I […]