I have been on a bean bender lately. No special reason except they taste good and satisfy my appetite with fewer calories than two or three pieces of chicken, steak or pork.
Here's what I made tonight.
two pieces bacon, chopped tiny
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Hello to all,
Just sharing that I am very happy today: It is the five-year anniversary of my quit date.
Benefits? Too many to list. Breathing sweet air, better sense of smell than my cats, living healthier...
...and financial: I k... Read more
This is the last I will talk about Pi Day. Promise.
I usually go to a meeting on Saturdays with about 20 people who sit in a circle and talk pretty seriously. On the way there, I stopped at McDonald's, pointed my credit card at the cashier ... Read more
Here is a simple article about this delightful day (link supplied to avoid being a plagiarist). I already had a McDonald's Cherry Pie to celebrate, bought yesterday and kept for 9:26 am today. Yummy.
I just brought Chauncey The Amazing Cat home from the vet and he seems very energetic for a cat who had a big surgery today. He had a tumor removed from his tongue which was initially thought to be cancerous. Now the vet thinks maybe not, but we... Read more
Is anyone interested in how to spend a Sunday indoors? Yesterday I had Spring fever and nowhere to go, so I recovered my kitchen chairs. It's been about 10 years since I last did this in a nice cheery yellow and they were beyond cleaning one mor... Read more
I read this on a favorite website this morning and was moved by it. The site is DailyGood.org and I get a note from their RSS feed daily. Interesting heart art, but the saying is a good reminder of how important it is to feel li... Read more
Aside from napping a lot, there is little news from here. No bright flashes in the sky and no tragedies; what little good that has occurred has been just a little bit better than nothing happening at all. Well, I did buy a quesadilla maker but i... Read more
The stairs had to be cleared--it took some hard work by me to do it.
I measured 24 inches near the stairs and then gave up on getting to the REAL drifts to measure any more. Never made it to the car.
My dear neighbor did a little of hi... Read more
I got some snow, here on the 395 corridor. It drifted over the back stairs entirely and I can't open the storm door on the front porch. It is still blowing around, real light fluff like dandelions. The mailbox has snow all the way up the pole a... Read more