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Mushroom Barley Soup

My beloved Czech cookbook given to me by my Mother many years ago had this wonderful recipe. I added leftover prime rib pieces to mine and loved it. 77 more words

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poem to Sultan Roxelana

Throne of my lonely niche, my wealth, my love, my moonlight.

My most sincere friend, my confidant, my very existence, my Sultan, my one and only love.

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Dear Life - My Favorite Boots Are White & Rubber.

Dear South Louisiana,

I brag about you all time – how beautiful you are, how you are so full of life and culture, and how you are the reason I have such strong roots. 340 more words


My Roots

Another assignment set by the lovely Malin. You can see the other participants on her blog.

This one was difficult for me.

I kept looking at various roots and felt no resonance, telling myself it was because of having been up-rooted when I was 14 in 1974 and unwillingly whisked away from England to Australia. 99 more words


The Start of Forty One

I bought sheets today, they are white.  At forty one I trust that they will be washed and bleached enough to not be a humiliation.  Besides, I’ve wanted a white bed for awhile now. 215 more words


Columbine ... Official (and favorite) Colorado Flower

My Mother would often find old sheet music at estate sales and bring it home for me to play on the piano.  I have a stack of music as a result that is great fun to look through. 357 more words

My Roots