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Oma's Recipe

My dads coming into town and I thought I’d cook something extra special.

This is the first time I’ve attempted Sauerbraten with red cabbage and Knodle or dumplings and am extremely happy with how it came out.   465 more words


Life is Beautiful

My life has been flipped upside down these past month. Let me explain. 672 more words


Judy Moody and the Bucket List

Title:   Judy Moody and the Bucket List
Author:   Megan McDonald
Series:   Judy Moody
Recommended for:   kids in grades 3-5
Pages:   157
Call Number/Link:   J FICTION MCDONALD, M. 179 more words


Nine Days - Day Five

Who would have thought that the clearing out of an old family sewing box would discover so many trinkets, bits of trash, and treasures? Here is the fifth poem of nine for you. 101 more words

Human Experience

counting pennies

50 pennies is what it took to fill one of the copper-colored paper tubes up.  Four completed tubes and you could buy a gallon of milk and loaf of bread. 300 more words

Ghosts In My Kitchen

“If God had intended us to follow recipes, He wouldn’t have given us grandmothers.”
~ Linda Henley

I made soup yesterday.

It was a simple soup.

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Coping Skills

Word Cloud: ALOUD


Dana Gioia, the subject of last week’s post, often writes about the change poetry is undergoing from small runs of books at boutique publishers for a sparse group of readers to a populist movement of rappers and poetry slammers speaking their poems for audiences. 2,344 more words