Random Goofiness

More Branching Out with New To-Do Lists…

Alternative titles for this post included the following: "How to Survive Teenagers in the House," "Keeping Your Sanity with Teens," "If you thought my nagging is annoying, kid, wait until you experience yo mama's supernagging!" and "Help Me, I Have a Teenaged Son." Honestly, I can't really use any of the above alternates because The… Continue reading More Branching Out with New To-Do Lists…

Quotes and Thoughts

Worthwhile Things I’ve learned- Personally or Vicariously

1.  Own a cast iron skillet. Or several. And learn how to properly use and care for them. 2a.  Life is too short for mediocre coffee and poor wine. Buy the best you can afford. 2b. Even if it is just for you. 2c. Especially if it is just for you! 2d. Sometimes a $2.99… Continue reading Worthwhile Things I’ve learned- Personally or Vicariously

Food and Drink

World’s Best Pie Crust (and Bonus Peach Cobbler Recipe, woo hoo!)

What is this? How can someone make such brazen culinary claims? The audacity! No, really. This recipe solves a few problems that stand between you and pastry goodness, such as: Water + flour = gluten (tough crust) six ingredients, real foods really fast, easy, little work, less mess! Food Chemistry Lesson! When you mix flour… Continue reading World’s Best Pie Crust (and Bonus Peach Cobbler Recipe, woo hoo!)