I’ve been asked by several people if I had any leftovers or a lot of leftovers from my Mardi Gras party. I had one King Cake leftover when I took the leftover pieces from three King Cakes and put them together. When I brought the King Cake into work, it disappeared. I had about an […]Read More Bruce's Shrimp Salad
February 27, 2020 Bruce took Luna to the vet on Monday for her fluid injection, and he picked up renal failure kibble for her. Last week, Luna just refused to eat the canned dog food anymore. I tried picking some up in my fingers and offering it to her. I hoped she might think it […]Read More Kibble for Luna
February 26, 2020 The Mardi Gras party was a great deal of fun! While I had been expecting about 50 people, several people canceled at the last minute due to being sick or other family emergencies, so I had about 40 people. I was very excited that Jeanne from https://ajeanneinthekitchen.com/ and her husband, Larry, were […]Read More Mardi Gras Party!
February 23, 2020 I have been cooking since 10 am today and I finished at 9:30 pm. I did take a 30 minute lunch break. I made three batches of gumbo, two batches of red bean, four king cakes, four loaves of New Orleans style bread, and 24 boiled eggs for stuffed eggs. I meant […]Read More Cooking Up a Party!
February 21, 2020 It was cold enough (18 degrees F) this morning that I put Luna’s jacket on her before taking her out. After we came in, I took some pictures of Luna and Nox. Just thought I’d share.Read More Luna in Her Jacket
February 20, 2020 (2/20/2020) Saturday was the last day that Luna ate her prescription dog food. I don’t know what is going on in her little head. Sunday morning, I tried to feed her the prescription canned dog food and she acted like I had offended her. I just don’t get it. She was gobbling […]Read More Luna Won't Eat Her Prescription Dog Food
February 17, 2020 Last Wednesday, our department at work announced a clothing drive, “Boots to Suits” from February 17th to March 13th. This drive is to help support our veterans transition from the military to the classroom and then from the classroom to the workforce. They are accepting: Interview appropriate business suits and blouses Business […]Read More Getting Rid of More Clothes Downsizing (7)
February 14, 2020 The first time we went out to buy Luna a sweater, Bruce said, “I can’t believe we have become the people that put clothes on their dog.” Nox has enough fur to keep warm, but Luna, my little sun loving dog, doesn’t have a lot of fur, and she gets cold. She […]Read More Luna's New Fashion Statement
February 11, 2020 When I checked my site this morning, I was surprised and pleased to find a notice saying I had gotten 100 followers. I’d like to thank everyone who is following my blog. I am having a lot of fun blogging and I am enjoying my interactions in the WordPress community. I am […]Read More Wow! One-Hundred Followers!
February 10, 2020 I didn’t want to stop myself, I know we are downsizing, but Instant Pot has come out with an Air Fryer Lid. It was on sale at Amazon, so I bought it. So, the first thing I made was air fryer potato chips. They came out great! 😋 I was pleased with […]Read More New Toy!