Monthly Archives: May 2010

Memorial Day Potluck

So TexasHolly over at June Cleaver Nirvana cancelled her own potluck, probably due to having some sort of life or something and having things to do, people to gather with, barbecue to..uh..barbecue. As opposed to me who has a husband, … Continue reading

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Wine by the gallon? Why, sure!

This post is being happily linked to “Sweet Shot Tuesday” at My 3 Boybarians! I sent a plea out into the universe at the end of the week. A plea for blue skies and warm temperatures. After all, it is … Continue reading

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Losing Track. Or Traction. Hard to tell.

Since the beginning of May I’ve been off my feed. Off my game. Off my rocker. Let’s just say “off” and you can pick your favorite metaphor. I have weird periods of the year where the planet seems to be … Continue reading

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The Enchilada and the Straightjacket.

I have a killer enchilada recipe. It reads as follows: 2-3 cups shredded chicken (I stew three bone-in chicken breasts, chill quickly in iced water and shred away). 8 ounce package of Monterey Jack cheese, grated (set aside one good handful) … Continue reading

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Flower Tour at Chez Lori

I took two years of French. I have an amazing accent. I don’t understand diddly. But while in Paris, attempting to board a train with a five-year-old, a kindly French gentleman asked me, in French, “Are you going to Disneyland?” … Continue reading

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And it’s Potluck Day!

Ok, so you all understand by now that this does not involve actual food. Unless you happen to have some sitting by your computer, in which case the big questions are, “Does it have chocolate and how will you be … Continue reading

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Projects, Points, Pedicures…Oh My!

Disclaimer: There is no pedicure. I just couldn’t think of anything else that started with “P.” I hope I didn’t get anyone’s hopes up… So  my plan was to write this great post about the Bathroom Project, complete with amusing … Continue reading

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Death By Spring Cleaning

Me. Lists. We have a thing. I love lists. I live for them. Give me a pen, paper, and an opportunity to itemize things and I can sit in a corner happy as a clam for a good couple o’ … Continue reading

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We’re gonna need a bigger boat.

As the theme to “Tablescape Thursday” at Between Naps On the Porch is the un-birthday, I decided to link this post. Which talks about birthday cake. An irrational amount of birthday cake. And while I did not photograph place settings, … Continue reading

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Anyone else hungry now?

I simply can’t travel again. Too many cool things happen that I miss. Plus then there’s all the travel drama. People lose pets on planes (was it really a snake and they just told us it was a puppy to … Continue reading

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