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Crunchy, Country Fried Chicken & Raining Pears

  What a time it’s been. We were prepared to get around 11 inches of rain from Harvey – according to local weather – but ended up getting only about 5-1/2 inches . . . over 4 days!  You can see from the photo that Houston got inundated.  Having been born and raised in Houston […]

Old-Fashioned Fried Shrimp

To borrow an old cliché. when it rains it pours.  Seems that is how our doctor appointments have been going lately.  They all hit around the same time which takes a toll on both David and myself.  Lots of travel, lots of waiting. Last week was busy with running and two more appointments this week.   […]

Chick-fil-a – Copycat Recipe

What a treat today – the temperature hasn’t gone above 80 degrees . . . yet.  Up until yesterday, the temps were hovering around 100 with Friday’s temperature at 1:04 being 104.  Thought my eyes had gone.   The clouds and rain the last two days have been so nice helping keep it a little […]

Change . . .

not my favorite thing. Never have been one to re-arrange the furniture, pantry or anything else for that matter.  Some would call that bor- ring.   Not me.   I find it  less stressful by keeping things in my comfort zone.    Not to mention, on the rare occasion I have done some re-arranging – I find myself going […]

Panko Crunchy Shrimp

Last week was a blur. Seems we had somewhere to go everyday  . . . doctors, vet, grocery shopping, early voting, post office, car registration/inspection and couple of other places I can’t remember.  By the end of the week, I was pretty much pooped.  But, my batteries are re-charged and I’m ready for whatever. We […]