Woman with Shopping Bags on Escalator

That’s Where You Left Me at the Top of the Escalator

I hear that sentence every time the kids and I pass the Wyoming Valley Mall.  And every time I hear it, I say “The statute of limitations has run out, let it go already.”  It’s been eleven years since that fateful day but she remembers it like it was yesterday…. […]

Retro TV

Day 22: Websites I Enjoy When I Need to Revisit My Youth

I’m such a retro chick.  I love TV Land and Nick at Nite, especially when they go old school and air shows like All in the Family, Maude, The Jeffersons, Good Times.  In fact, I try to find ways to work retro TV shows and music into just about every […]

Stuffed Pork

Day 21: A Recipe for Pork Loin Stuffed with Dried Fruit

Pork Loin Stuffed with Dried Fruit and Spinach Stuffing 2 Pork Loins 1 Package Spinach 2 tsp Olive Oil 2 c Bread Crumbs 1/2 c Dried Apples roughly chopped 1/2 c Dried Apricots roughly chopped 1/2 c Dried Figs roughly chopped 1/2 c Golden Raisins 1/2 c Raisins Basil to […]

Wench: A Novel by Dolen Perkins~Valdez

Book Review: Wench: A Novel by Dolen Perkins~Valdez

BOOK DESCRIPTION Tawawa House in many respects is like any other American resort before the Civil War.  Situated in Ohio, this idyllic retreat is particularly nice in the summer when the Southern humidity is too much to bear.  The main building, with its luxurious finishes, is loftier than the white […]

Hand Crocheted Scarves

Day 20: My Hobby

I have two hobbies: I love to take pictures but I haven’t had a chance to go out in a while so I don’t have any recent shots.  If you’d like to see some of my pictures, you can check them out on Facebook. I also enjoying crocheting.  Unfortunately, the […]