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Spinach Dip & Taco Pie Recipes

Had our first frost of the season this morning. The hay field out the front door looked so pretty. Especially with the sunlight glistening off the grass tops against a deep blue sky. We typically see deer when we look outside – but not today. You’d almost think they know when hunting season has opened […]

Mom’s Divinity & Why You Should Never Say ‘Never’

I’ve always heard it’s best not to use the word ‘never ‘ when talking about something that cannot be surpassed  – and now understand why. After last week’s encounter with the nest of spiders in the garage, thought that nothing could be worse . . . wrong. How does having a scorpion crawl up your […]

Fall Fever . . . Again

For whatever reason, I seem to be running behind schedule these days. And with that being said, here it is Saturday morning and I’m just now sitting down to write this post. David has gone to town to pick-up some tin for the ‘shed’ he’s building and while he was gone, I had thought about […]

WARNING: New E-mail Scam

Seems there’s always someone up to mischief.  The latest is a new Email virus out there – so watch out!  The following was taken from Fox News story just out this morning: Begin Quote – “CNN Breaking News — Mitt Romney Almost President,” reads the subject line of an email phishing scam aimed at political […]

Have Candy – Will Travel . . .

For those of you not familiar with diabetes, you may not know that you don’t go anywhere without taking along a snack just in case the diabetic’s, i.e., David’s blood sugar begins to drop and you find yourself in a situation where something to eat or drink can’t be quickly had. Think about it, what […]