Decorating Cookies, Valentine’s Style

Last month I talked about my brother’s favorite Christmas Cookies in my “Christmas Cookie, part 2” post. Well, these cookies can be made for any holiday because cookie cutters come in all shapes and sizes and the icing can be made in any color you want. Mom wanted to have her friend’s daughters continue reading

25 Things About Me

I was tagged on Facebook by 8 people in this “note” thing and thought I would just post it on my blog instead. Although I don’t really think I have 25 interesting things to tell everyone about me. 1. I feel like a real adult because I am refinancing my house. 2. I’m kind of addicted to Blackberry continue reading

The Trials of Ted Haggard

The Trials of Ted Haggard

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This is probably one of the most random posts I have done so far and might ever do, who knows? I have my DVR set to record Oprah everyday and didn’t realize she was interviewing Ted Haggard. You may not know who Haggard is, you may not care. . .but he was the pastor of a mega church in Colorado continue reading

wine o. wednesday #8

wine o. wednesday #8

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Simply Zinful is the way I would describe tonight’s wine selection. It has some serious kick to it. It is the 2002 Zinfandel from the Rios Lovell Winery in Livermore, CA. This is actually my sister Beth’s wine and I stole a glass for the second time this week. She opened the wine on Saturday continue reading

The Ice Storm Commeth?

The Ice Storm Commeth?

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We got to head out of the office early today a little after 4:00 because of the threat of the ice storm that was about to invade the Dallas area. Fortunately nothing arrived until after I made it home. Mom made Spaghetti Casserole for us; she always says it tastes best in cold weather. After continue reading

What I’m Reading, week 7

This week I’ve mostly been reading rewrites of my own book. Trying desperately to get through this last round so that I can finally say I am finished. So I don’t have any new books to recommend this week. Hopefully I will be able to put the updated chapters up online soon so you can read them at continue reading

SAG Recap

SAG Recap

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Since my main activity this weekend has been laying alternately on my bed or the sofa, the only thing I can really say I accomplished is getting completely caught up on the DVR. In fact I am so caught up that I set the DVR to record a few more movies I wanted to see. Tonight I watched the SAG continue reading