Plans for peppers

I made a really good chili, last Sunday and I have to admit that I’m glad my husband is away all week because that means more chili for me! The peppers above were from our garden, in 2009. Next summer, I plan to do that well in our dirt, then make this chili with our…

Home, sick

It’s fairly rare that I stay home on a weekday. And yet the sniffles/snorts and coughs drove me there a few times this week. It was nice to be at home, even when the weather was nice. Five things in my house that make it a home In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt:…

Zzzz, zoom and oink

So, summer’s over, at least per the calendar. Here’s what I was thinking about as Labor Day weekend wrapped up: We were tough … for awhile We finally put my little AC unit into the bedroom window! Hot, wet summer + fall pollen = misery, even for me. These last few nights have been very…

Dinner Ticket

I made the reservation –or rather, bought the tickets–  a month or so ago, because I finally could make a reservation there. Didn’t tell him where but nearly begged him to ask me That day, advised him to eat a light lunch, as an experience involving at least 14 tasting courses would start at 5:45pm We…