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The Rest of the Story

Yesterday, I wrote about a Totally Blogworthy Event.  Today, I will tell you "The rest [dramatic pause] of the story". This morning, hubs took oldest child to school which meant the minivan sat in the garage most of the day.  Late this morning, I had a...

Totally Blogworthy Event

A few days ago, I saw this nasty rat run out of the garage so I called the pest control guy to come eliminate the problem.  He came yesterday morning and made me feel much better by telling me I do not appear to have any in the attics or the house - just the...

Dad

Dad

My Dad was such an amazing man. He was, in so many way, the focal point around which our whole family existed. Dad had a very dry sense of humor. He liked to try to make people laugh without letting anyone else in on the joke. At the dinner table, he would wink at me...

Put On Your Quarantine Pants!

Put On Your Quarantine Pants!

What is it about suddenly having time that makes me think I can do anything? And I do mean anything. For instance, I’ve started making my own homemade yogurt (BLECH!) as well as Amish Friendship Bread. So far, I’ve thrown away more starter than I’ve used to make...

Peter’s Favorite Recipe

Peter’s Favorite Recipe

Print Recipe Upside Down Shepherd's Pie Another of my favorites from eMeals. Source: emeals.com Course: Main Course Prep Time: 15 min Cook Time: 15 min Total Time: 30 min Serves: 6 Scale Update Ingredients 1 1⁄2 lb ground chuck2 cups frozen mixed vegetables1 pkg brown...