Month: July 2012

Bird’s Nest

I thought it was a good idea to eat something somewhat “healthy” for dinner last night after indulging in fried chicken livers three meals in a row… This is an incredibly simple and gorgeous meal. It looked so pretty I hated to poke my…

Fried Chicken Livers & Smashed Potatoes with Pan Gravy

A meal like this is just where all of those bacon drippings you’ve been hoarding come in handy. You do that too, right? This is how I keep my bacon drippings in the fridge. It lasts a very, very, long time and then you…

Fig Pillows & An Eye Opener

Remember the book I told you I started the other day? Well, it’s packed full of all kinds of interesting information. I have only made it to Chapter 5 (there are 16) and I am already loving it. Much of the medical information I…

A Slice of Life – My Corner of The World

Yesterday was heavenly. I decided to set aside my “to-do” list and just really focus on enjoying the day. I spent the majority of it outside. As you may have read (a thousand times) in earlier blogs, we have been waiting a very long…

Camera Surgery & Lemon Sorbet

You may remember from my last post that my camera stopped working on our day trip to Lake Chelan. My son called Nikon a couple of days ago and they wouldn’t really walk him through anything besides just the bare basics of trouble shooting…

A Mish Mash of Life

Roasting a chicken at 9:30 AM in 90 degree weather…why not? I’ve been addicted to these three seasonings lately. We do have central air conditioning, but with several days in a row of very hot weather, even the air conditioner let’s out a sigh…

Easy Pasta Night

I’m noticing that since we made the decision to move and have put the house up for sale, that “easy” has been my go to word for a lot of things. It’s weird when your house is up for sale because you feel like…