Monthly Archives: January 2014

Taking Care of Business

Last year a blogging buddy posted an article, “Excuse Me, Your Bias is Showing: Dissecting an Animal Rights Video”  that “depicts” animal abuse on a dairy/farm. It’s a text-book how-to production zeroing in on how vids can be manipulated, tweaked … Continue reading

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Food for the Soul and also sore shoulders

Big Boss had a cleanup job on his shoulder yesterday. The darned thing just kept hurting, so after MRIs, X-rays, tests of all kinds, Doc thought they’d best do an inside job to see what exactly was going on. We … Continue reading

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In Honor of The King…Elvis, Clark, Thorin or

    ME!!  I’m the Queen after all?!! While wandering through the hidden paths of Pinterest last week, I discovered a pound cake…one that some say is the absolute BEST pound cake…one that some say was Elvis’ preferred cake…one that … Continue reading

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When “O Brother” meets Tolkien

Have I ever mentioned how much I love O Brother, Where Art Thou? I didn’t see it in the theater but caught it on a movie channel late one night around 2003ish. I spent most of the time with a … Continue reading

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Quick Meals for Fast Times.

We got home late from church last Sunday. Everyone was in a chatty mood! By the time BB and I got home, a nap was all I was thinking about.  But… Lunch. What to do about lunch? So there I … Continue reading

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The Last Drop-a Coffee Saga

Ever have one of those days mornings when coffee is really important? As in absolutely necessary/imperative. When your aging body is reluctant to meet the sunshine? A day when you’re sure that snuggling up under those blankies is almost intoxicating. … Continue reading

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Frozen cake how to

So…you want to make a Frozen cake? But you’re wondering if a decorated cake is way beyond your reach. Could an ordinary housewife accomplish such a thing? And yes you can slap me for using the term “ordinary housewife”. We … Continue reading

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