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Nachos and the Sunset

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We are living in some tumultuous time; I have faith that things will get back to normal soon.  My older daughter is out of...

Stay informed to fight the Coronavirus

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We can be serene even in the midst of calamities and, by our serenity, make others more tranquil. Serenity is contagious Sri S. Satchinanda My...

It’s a Steak au Poivre Affair

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My 23-year-old daughter is home and will stay with me while finishing grad school.  Today she made us dinner, steak, potatoes, and green beans. I...

March 2020, putting it all together

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In March 2018, I needed to grow. I decided to leave my comfort zone and learn new skills.  I embarked on new adventures.  My...

This Thursday is about Pasta al diablo

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This post contains an affiliate link.  Please read my Disclosures for more information. It’s a beautiful Thursday in Tampa and what better way to welcome the upcoming...

Celebrating His Birthday with some Thai-style Chicken

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The girls and I were grateful to celebrate my husband’s birthday yesterday. We have learned to appreciate each other and enjoy life’s simple blessings....

A New Decade, A New Journey

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Three weeks have gone by slowly in this new decade filled with rich promises.  I am also entering a new chapter in my life. ...

Spiced Stuffed Pork Loin

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This post contains an affiliate link.  Please read my Disclosures for more information. The holiday is over, and we are slowly getting back to our daily routine....

Roasted shrimp and the book club meeting

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Last night, I hosted our New Year Bookclub meeting. We discussed the terrific memoir “Educated” by Tara Westover.  It’s such a joy to toast...

January 2020, A new year, a new decade, a new month,...

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It’s a new month, a new year, a new decade, regardless of what happened in 2019, I am ready to embrace 2020 with joy...