posts from category: At Home

Writing the SHIP

Today I purchased something I never knew I needed until I signed up for The Writer’s Conference that will be presented this year, not in person, but on Zoom.  The organizers said I really needed a selfie light and I … Keep Reading…

New Rule of the Kitchen

There have been rumors that I am a good cook.  If I am, it is not something that comes easy to me these days.  Let me relay my example. Currently two of my friends are under the weather and cannot … Keep Reading…

Silence of the Rams

Well, now.  It’s Tuesday. There.  I said it.  Now I’ll check my calendar to see if it is really true.  I truly believe it is. The bottom of my feet have been bleached.  I just crawled out of the shower … Keep Reading…

New Habits

Dear reader, have you developed any new habits in light of our current incarceration?  Oh, you know, I kid when I use such an inflammatory description such as incarceration.  It actually doesn’t really feel that drastic, now does it? Habits, … Keep Reading…

Jet Fuel Margaritas

Authored 4/4/2020 Here is my advice to anyone who will listen is this:  don’t guzzle your margarita before you cook dinner.   Really, I now speak from experience.  Tonight’s experience. Here are the ingredients for 4 generous drinks.  We halved … Keep Reading…

Basements of Life

Do you wonder what lurks in the crevices of your garage? or attic? or basement? CA doesn’t do basements too much but I had the good fortune of having grandparents that had a basement. It was dank, dark, foreboding. And … Keep Reading…