Share Your World #48

Cee’s Share Your World this week: Do you prefer eating foods with nuts or no nuts? Depends on the food.  Generally I don’t like nuts in a lot of the baked goods in which many people like them.  For instance, I won’t buy a brownie if it has nuts in it and I never put […]

Share Your World #47 – Gratitude

Cee’s Share Your World for this week: What are you grateful for in regard to: Your home life? A nice roof over my head, running water, working furnace, etc. Your family? Both parents are 91 and sharp as tacks Your blogging community? I’ve made such wonderful friends in blogging, it’s hard to just say “grateful” — […]

Chicken instead of turkey? An easier path…

I’ve posted a few times about making the switch several years ago from cooking a turkey for Thanksgiving to cooking this far easier chicken, sage and sausage dish.  Nigella Lawson has this basic recipe with slight variations in more than one spot on the internet. There are several things I particularly like about this recipe.  […]

Turmeric Ginger Tea Another Way

The last time I posted about turmeric ginger tea I gave a recipe for making one cup with dried spices.  I like the taste better with fresh but I’ve been unwilling to peel and grate on a daily basis.  I finally tried an experiment last month with making a big batch (i.e. one big round […]

WPC: Tiny

Late again for WPC. I almost didn’t do this one.  In fact, technically I didn’t go out to get a “tiny” shot.  Instead, I took my Fire outside on one of the nights of the “Super Moon”.  Mostly I wanted to see it, but thought I’d get a shot.  And experiment with the Fire, which […]

Share Your World #45

Cee’s Share Your World this week: Describe your own outlook on life in seven words or less. (NOTE:  does not  have to be a sentence.) Live with a peaceful and compassionate heart Where do you like to vacation? In recent years my only vacations have been:  (1) going to my home town, Flint, MI, with […]

The trip to Flint 2016

As my regular followers know, my mother and I started making annual visits back to my hometown 11 or 12 years ago.   This year it was touch and go.  We planned to go in June instead of September–just changing things up–but Mom had a series of health issues that added up to postponing. To some […]

Share Your World #44

Cee’s latest Share Your World: What was your favorite subject in school? English If you could have a servant come to your house every day for two hours, what would you have them do? It wouldn’t be this whole list every day, but some stuff daily and others once or twice a week:  sweep, vacuum, scrub […]