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Monday, May 6, 2013

Tutti A Tavola

So, on the way from my place to Lidia's Italy, today, to meet up with other special people to enjoy all things Italian, and the last remaining days of the visit from my Santa Monica friend, I kept my eyes wide open. One cannot travel from one end of our town to the other without seeing something... Sign in to see full entry.

Sunday, May 5, 2013

Ceviche Is Waiting

On a day like today, one should stay inside and keep warm, and dry, and cozy, maybe hot tea, or special coffee and the Sunday newspaper. But, I guess I'll go out in it anyway. Someone is waiting for me and I'm still trying to decide what to wear. I'm not sure whether to put on spring clothes, or... Sign in to see full entry.

Friday, May 3, 2013

Atlantic Beach Pie for a Pacific Coast Gal

I don't make desserts anymore. I don't need them, and if company doesn't eat them, and if sons don't eat them, there they are staring you in the face. Sis has given up desserts also, and never makes them anymore, and never orders dessert when we are eating out. But.... Our Pacific Coast Highway... Sign in to see full entry.

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Enough Is Enough

"Weariness can snore upon the flint, when resty sloth finds the down pillow hard.” ~ William Shakespeare I Tried to give Slowpoke, my Beanie Baby Sloth, to Great-grandbaby Marianna, on Sunday afternoon when they were here. She was tired and testy, though, and didn't like him. She hid her face on... Sign in to see full entry.

Friday, April 26, 2013


Everybody everywhere desires fair treatment, fair opportunity, fair pay, fair play. Unfairness causes unhappiness, and worse, in families, on the job, among friends. Some people react more strongly than others to what they consider unfairness, even to the point of violence. They forget that this... Sign in to see full entry.

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