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Baked Alaska. The Bell Jar.

“Oh-oh!” Betsy said sympathetically. She must have seen the tears that plopped down into my dessert dish of meringue and brandy ice cream, because she pushed over her own untouched dessert and I started absently on that when I’d finished my own. 1,245 more words

Baking

Christmas pudding



I know, I know: IT’S NOT EVEN DECEMBER YET, SHUT UP ABOUT CHRISTMAS. I feel ya. I’m a great believer in no Christmas decorations, shopping or music before December. 839 more words

Recipe

Chilled Cherry Soup

My friend Nicola from the blog http://running-on-coffee.blogspot.com challenged me to make a recipe from the http://www.yourfamily.co.za magazine issued in July 1989. I was 20 then which seems a lifetime ago. 152 more words

Desserts

Throwback Thursday - Brandy and Monica, The Boy Is Mine

Back before the whole “side-hoe” thing was actually a thing, The Boy Is Mine was the women’s Same Girl; It empowered women who were cheated on and combined both efforts to get back at the cheating man. 184 more words

Music

James Herriot’s Favorite Dog Stories

I received this book for a fair and honest review.

Overview: Dr. Herriot, one of Scotland’s premier veterinarians, has gathered ten of his favorite stories of the animal that encourage him to go into veterinarian medicine. 108 more words

Book Apprasials

Throwback Thursday: 10 Abandoned R&B Cuts From '91-'01

10 R&B tracks from the genre’s prime, most of them neglected and all of them fit for elementary-school revival…

1. “Bring It All to Me (Feat. 88 more words

Music

Froyo: Our love Affair with Natural Hair

No, we were not blessed with an abundance of thick curls. In case you were wondering. If we ever wanted to have our tresses in tightly wound ringlets we would have to spend hours at the salon, use a take home permanent, or buy a wig; but just because we don’t have the hair cortex that leads to the… 816 more words

Beauty.