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Two by Two

If you’re a DIYer reading the title, you’ll likely think this is one of my infamous DIY stories. But seriously, what can I make with a 2×2? Ok, lots. Or if you’re very religious, your first thought may be Noah’s Arc. There you’d be wrong too. Two. 2. Darned homophones. No, 2 x 2 is how my …

Chocolate Meringue Cookies

Chocolate Meringue Cookies (with Photos) Prep time: 10 minutes Baking: 1 hour (unattended) Sit time: 2 hours (unattended) 2 large egg whites 1/2 cup white sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 2 tablespoons of cocoa 1 cup semisweet chocolate chips 1. Preheat oven to 250 degrees F. (Yes, that cool). Line 2 baking sheets with parchment …

The Momfia Getaway

I know what you’re thinking: this is a blog about the Momfia and their daring escape from their latest caper (thus keeping their bail money for another day). You’re probably right. But the weekend has only begun and I’m not there as their designated driver. Since I don’t drink, I’d be the perfect driver for the …

Hoo Hoo Boo Boo

Hoo Hoo Boo Boo WARNING: Some of you may be squeamish. You should avert your eyes or put on Netflix and just casually scroll through this while you decide between Orange is the New Black or Daredevil. This is not about what you think. Owls. You think this is about owls and there you’d be wrong.  From …

Brownies (LOW-fat and MEDIUM-fat versions provided)

Here is a medium-fat and low-fat version of my old brownie recipe which I just found out is from the Baker’s Chocolate box. The shift from the old recipe is found in the butter and egg components. Normally I wouldn’t bother doing low-fat things but reality has set in that I’m middle-aged, spreading, and now at this writing 44 and pregnant. …

Less of Me to Love

Less of Me to Love I know it’s been a while. For those who missed it, I had a fall and fractured a TVP (transverse process) and sprained my thoracic something and have another sprain to my sacro-something something. Yeah, it was fun. Having said all that: worse could have happened. So let’s give thanks …

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