The fun part of writing a cookbook is finding out the correct spellings to words you’ve been saying for years. Turns out it’s "de Gallo" and not "de Gailo"- who knew? My guess is all of my inlaws and everyone that took Spanish instead of French in high school or Dutch in college. Well, aren’t … Continue reading The Occasional Recipe Post: Pico de Gallo
Interviewing a five year old about her Mom is just the greatest thing ever. This was from my daughter's school last year... and I love it! *Yup totally 25. Thanks, kid! *Takes a village to cover these roots these days... but yeah, still blonde-ish. *For work- I sell construction materials. Sometimes I bring customers cupcakes. … Continue reading Interview with my five year old… about me
So, turns out I have had somniloquy, also known as sleep talking, on and off for… pretty much ever. (And how cool is the word somniloquy? Right up there with slumber and credenza.) I've been doing it since I was quite young. I remember the look on my Mom’s face when she tried to wake … Continue reading Talking in My Sleep
I found a random word generator and only had to scroll through 18 words before I picked "checkpoint" as the word of the day. Some of the others I can remember were: bloke, dolphin, national, and solitary. Sounds like the makings of a Nicolas Cage movie, doesn't it? Checkpoint I go through checkpoints quite often. … Continue reading Random Word Post: Checkpoint
You know, I started this blog to start writing- because the closest I will ever get to flying is when I'm typing away and the words are flowing... I need it. There is a part of my soul that has to write and is better for it when I do. And yet... I've been putting … Continue reading On Writing and New Challenges
Did I laugh just a little too hard and learn something about myself? I sure did.
The Denver Bunnies in Bed “Boy, this sure is weird snow, Creampuff.” “I know, Sweetie Pie! It’s not cold on my paws, or wet… and it tastes TERRIBLE!” Mom and Dad said: “Bunnies! Stop chewing on the blanket! This isn’t snow, it’s a bed- this is where you’re going to sleep from now on!” “Uh, … Continue reading Business Travel Children’s Stories: The Denver Bunnies in Bed