I'm switching things up a bit this year, trying to keep the blog fresh. I will review a self-help book, or in the case of January, a self-help movie, the first Thursday of every month. I've certainly read my share. One thing you're going to learn about me is my skepticism. You may think I … Continue reading Self Help Review: Made for More? Nope.
If you are a chili aficionado, you're going to hate this recipe. If you are a person who thinks everything should be created from scratch, you're going to hate this recipe. If you're a busy person who sometimes needs a quick and easy meal, this recipe might suit your needs. I got the "original" of … Continue reading MJ Monday: MJ’s Meals-Chili
I'm going to share the recipes for one of my family's favorite fall meals. Roasted Sweet Potato and Green Bean Salad Holiday Chicken The first recipe is one I found on line. My adult son likes it so much, he makes it for himself in his bachelor apartment. The chicken recipe originally started as a … Continue reading MJ Monday: MJ’s Meals–Fall Dinner
Many people I know consider Natural Born Charmer their favorite SEP novel. It's definitely in my top five, but it didn't make my top three because I really hated the end. It has marvelous characters, a great plot, the best secondary love story in a SEP book, humor, pathos, community, texture, art, music...and a really lame … Continue reading MJ’s Musing: SEP-Natural Born Charmer
I don't pretend to know everything. Heck, I don't even know most things. But I do have an awareness of the world on a certain level. There was one year, though, that I began to wonder about that. It began in the summer. Swatches were new and "the thing." I made a comment about them, … Continue reading Two Seemingly Unrelated Memories