One of the Reasons I’m Great With Numbers

I was just talking to my friend Debbie on the phone and somehow the subject of math came up (long story). I told her that I have a very interesting talent; when grocery shopping, I can mentally keep track of what goes in my shopping cart and, at checkout, come up with...

Trying To Cram It All In…

Now that the Tucson trip and Thanksgiving are in the rear view mirror, I thought–for a minute or two–that we might get a reprieve from being suffocatingly busy. Not so. I felt myself begin to seize up a little bit yesterday when I started making my new...

Before Fall Is Technically Over…

I posted this photo the other day at my NaBloPoMoFo page, but since I am fairly certain that nobody reads that page, I’m putting it up here too…just because I think it’s so lovely! This tree is in my neighborhood (not in my own yard: wah!) and the...

If You Haven’t Tried This, You MUST.

Although pieces of Ricardo (the turkey) still sit in my refrigerator (that sounds GROSS, doesn’t it??), all nine of us (us 4 plus Julie plus both sets of our parents) are headed off to a fanta-bulous dinner tonight at Texas de Brazil. My mouth is watering right...