Posted in May 2013

HAVING THE STRENGTH TO LOVE THYSELF

HAVING THE STRENGTH TO LOVE THYSELF

“If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.” Michael Jordan Negativity can take hold and make its presence comfortable in your life and home.   Just like a persistent rodent who enters  your environment,  you know he is there and you are constantly aware of  his presence … Continue reading

ZUCCHINI FRITTERS

ZUCCHINI FRITTERS

The first time I tasted a zucchini fritter was years ago in Barbados – thought I’d died and gone to heaven – I haven’t tried these but I’m gonna! Zucchini Fritters Adapted a bit from Simply Recipes Yield: About 10 2 1/2 inch fritters 1 pound (about 2 medium) zucchini 1 teaspoon coarse or Kosher salt, … Continue reading

BREAKFAST IS SERVED

BREAKFAST IS SERVED

I awoke this morning to smell of something cooking.   The many wonderful smells and aroma of food doesn’t exist in my house unless I’m in the kitchen, so what was I smelling?  Curiosity got the best of me, down the stairs I went and I found this beautifully set table with french toast, smoothie, … Continue reading

CROSSING THE LINE

CROSSING THE LINE

The house seemed to be bubbling with excitement that day, the day the new couch arrived. I remember it well, even though I was only six years old.  My parents finally got a new couch and my mother was very excited about it.  I can still see the beautiful french provincial couch sitting in the … Continue reading

LIFE’S TOUGH LESSONS

LIFE’S TOUGH LESSONS

About a year ago I bought the boys their first pet; two guinea pigs the boys named Thunder and Lightning.  I made the mistake of purchasing these little guys without doing any research.  My thought was “how hard can it be to take care of two rodents?”  I also made the mistake of buying them … Continue reading