Honey Walnut Cream Cheese Spread 8 ounces reduced-fat cream cheese,softened 2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons brown sugar 1.5 teaspoons vanilla; try clear vanilla extract to keep the white cream cheese from looking dingy. Dash cinnamon 3 tablespoons crushed walnuts Combine cream cheese, honey, brown sugar, vanilla and cinnamon in a food processor blend until smooth. You canContinue reading “Honey Walnut Cream Cheese Spread”
Found variegated yarn today at Walmart and made this scarf today. I make them for the organizations that work with the homeless population. Someone will now have one for gay pride. Not my favorite…I’d never wear it. I personally need more blue.
My mom is amazing. She was 16 when her mom died in 1945. She’d been living in Spur, going to school and working at Bell’s Cafe. But after her mom’s death, she had to quit school & move back home to the farm to take care of 2 younger brothers, ages 11 and 3, andContinue reading “It’s a conundrum…”
I have my car radio set on a country station that plays some older stuff along with current stuff. And one of the people they play is Jo Dee Messina. I’m not a huge fan of female singers but I always thought she had a beautiful voice and she did not sound like everyone else.Continue reading “Jo Dee Messina”
I finally have one!! Now I need some guests!! I have not been in a position to have one in years. I spent 3 years in a one bedroom apartment so anyone visiting had to sleep on the couch (more comfortable) or blow up bed (bigger)….now they’ll have a real bed. And I bought myselfContinue reading “Guest Room”
1975. The year I graduated from high school. Robert Redford Faye Dunaway Cliff Robertson Max Von Sydow Robert Redford plays Joe, a man who reads for the CIA. The explanation is that the readers look for nefarious plans in the spy world. Joe goes out from lunch and comes back to find all of hisContinue reading “Three Days of the Condor”
Uh-oh. I have blossom-end rot. The tops of my tomatoes look good but their bottoms are rotting. I looked online to see what was wrong and apparently it’s pretty common. We had a lot of rain since I planted on April 29 and I have apparently over watered. And there is probably a calcium deficiency. Continue reading “I’m tomato sad”
Poker is a big deal these days. Heck, ESPN thinks it’s a sport. They show tournaments all the time and I like to watch them. What we have are millennial frat boys who have decided this is their career and older “thrill seekers” with too much money & all of them think they alone haveContinue reading “Poker”