Category Archives: Favorites

The coffeeness of my life

I quit coffee for Lent.  It’s been 18 days since I started back drinking my beloved beverage and I am about fully awake. I am one of those folks who can drink coffee from early morning until bedtime.  I usually … Continue reading

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Pinteresting, very pinteresting

I recently discovered Pinterest.  Actually my daughter and niece led me there a month ago.  I signed up for it and then nothing.  I had no idea what to do.  If I signed on to Pinterest, I found dozens of cute, clever, … Continue reading

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Top 10 favorite Christmas movies

I love watching Christmas movies on a cold, wet winter night.  There’s something wonderful about getting dressed in the fleece pj’s with Snoopy slippers, making a hot cup of cocoa (Mannheim Steamroller Cinnamon Hot Chocolate-no sugar added), and enjoying one of my favorites. … Continue reading

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A truly good book

One of my earliest memories is of my older sister reading Little Black Sambo which dates me since the book stopped being P.C. about the time we stopped taking a “black man by the toe” when we Eeny-meeny-miny-mo’ed.   It delighted me no end to think of … Continue reading

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Quiero cafe!

I was 2 years old when I started drinking coffee.   My dad had stopped smoking and was looking for early morning peace.  My mom was pregnant and looking for early morning sleep. I was an early riser.  I was set … Continue reading

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My favorite sugar free chocolate

I can’t even tell you about this chocolate because I can’t pronounce their name.  I’m the kind of Spanish speaker who was surprised to find that ciudad is pronounced “swee-dahd” and not “see-you-dad” which is the way my south Texas … Continue reading

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