Doubting Thomas

I'm going to go somewhere on this blog that I really haven't before -- church.  As you all know, my daughter attends Catholic school.  Part of that deal is that we attend to church on Sundays (not that we didn't do that before.  However, I do have to admit that we go more now that she goes to school there).  I try not to go into too much religion here, … [Read more...]

Government, Religion, and Thoughts

One of my Facebook "friends" (it's actually somebody I went to high school with) posted this statement as her status: In the face and grieving of tragedy we preach and praise God's word, yet come election time we leave it aside. Please help me understand this?! Now, if she was a blogger, this is clearly link bait to me. What surprised me was that she … [Read more...]

Hallmark On A Bad Day

My tire was thumping. I thought it was flat When I looked at the tire... I noticed your cat. Sorry! ************************************ Heard your wife left you, How upset you must be. But don't fret about it... She moved in with me. ************************************ Looking back over the years that we've been … [Read more...]

EZ Tofu Press Giveaway!

Calling all my tofu fans!  Firm and extra firm tofu is packed in water to keep it fresh. However, if you don’t remove the water, your tofu can be pretty plain.  By removing this water, the tofu can absorb the flavors of spices, marinade, or other foods. Tofu is often called a wonder food because […]

10 Reasons You Must Watch Jessica Jones #streamteam

I was going to write about what you should be watching today on Thanksgiving.  Instead, I’m going to tell you to binge watch Jessica Jones, because it is my new favorite guilty pleasure.  Jessica Jones is Netflix’s newest series, and it is absolutely amazing. They have done an awesome job with this unlikely superhero.  Here […]

Make the holidays feel warmer with SOL ALPACA

Oh, the weather outside is frightful here in Chicago. It feels like we went from barely fall to the deep depths of winter. Depending on where you live here in Illinois determines the amount of snow you got this last weekend. I got several inches, but further north got up to a foot! If you […]