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Letting Myself Go—Apparently

Letting Myself Go—Apparently ….and then my (potentially former) chiro said to me (last night) “Well of course you’ve really let yourself go, dear. But you shouldn’t be too hard on yourself. You’ll get back to it, this year .” Apparently I let myself go. Not that I needed her to tell me. I figured it …

Holy Shit! I’m in a Mall

Anyone who knows me personally, knows I’m borderline many things, not the least of which: agoraphobic. A few other things: I hate shopping I hate crowds I hate shopping I hate malls I am so not a shopper But guess what? It was Wednesday and my sitter showed up and I had to, just had …

The Purse Dump Project

The Purse Dump Project Quickie update (Thurs Sept 3/15) we’re now booking into 2016! When you email us, please suggest a few dates in the New Year! One day (yesterday) romance author Jessica Cale and I Skyped about the contents of our purses. First of all: That was a lie. I don’t have a purse. I have a …

Eye Yi Yi Yi

I know what you’re hoping, you’re praying: that this is a blog about corn chips. Particularly those from the era of the Frito Bandito song, back before colour TV and frowning on appropriation of voice was invented. Fat tasted better back then, and the hand that tipped the salt was not so stingy. But there …

Look Up, Waaaaaaaaaaay Up

I know what you’re thinking. This is a blog about Bob Ross Day, which was observed last July (2016)  in my kitchen. And there you’d be right, which means all the action here takes place in July 2016 (or earlier, except for this writing here, right here, which is March 5, 2017). Look Up, Waaaaaaaaaaay Up …

Chocolate Icing

Prep time: Hard to say, depends how much you eat and have to replace. This is what my late mum would call a by-guess-and-by-golly recipe. 2 squares UNSWEETENED chocolate 2 tbsp butter 1/4 cup of milk (or whatever you have) 2 cups sifted icing sugar 1. Melt chocolate, butter and milk over the stove on …

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