Counting my blessings & Guillermo’s French Toast

I’ve been struggling the last couple of days.  Physically with a couple of old injuries that have flared up, inability to get out for healing walks outside in the fresh air… and Mentally..  not so much with being shut in due to Covid-19 – but i think just because of my current physical limitations, and …

Yummus Hummus & The other white meat

Today’s blog is just about food.  No lessons.  No challenges.  No birds… and ALMOST no flowers. A couple of days ago, I shared how we purchased extra dry goods, including dry chick peas.  I cooked a cup of peas up a few days ago, and promised to make Hummus with them.  I did that yesterday. …

Ripe bananas and a wicked tongue

We had several perfectly over-ripe bananas sitting on the counter this morning.  I don’t have my own recipe (yet) so I spent some time Pinteresting (that’s a verb, dontcha know?) banana bread recipes while enjoying my morning coffee.  I found several, and a couple I’d like to try, but most were too labour intensive for …

Self Isolation and the Introvert

ohhhhhhh … i just lost this ENTIRE post, and am re-doing from scratch..  2 hours .. gone.  it took me 2 hours, because our failing internet in our home.   So here i go again.  Good thing i’m unemployed and have TIME on my hands (scoff scoff…)  so here goes.. it was a pretty good post …

Christmas Cookies Part 2 never happened

long time no see… wow.. it’s been a few months again.  Christmas Cookies part 2 never happened…  Abad cold/virus that lasted more than 2.5 months hit us hard.. All of November, December and right thru mid January.   In the middle of it we spent 2 fantastic weeks in Mexico.   We celebrated Christmas with family …