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Funny Easter Story, Another Holiday That Tries to Turn Me Into a Liar

I cannot lie to my kids.   Let me clarify, I can lie to them about things like, I don't know what the correct/anatomical word for "the place between where the babies exit out."  You can find the explanation for that in my post entitled just that, [Here] no need to beat a dead horse. But when they ask me, "Is there really a Santa?" I freeze.   If I say yes will they believe me when I tell them something that is really pertinent.  Why the charade?  I sidestep the … [Read More...]

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Lost in SoCal

Lost phone equals lost brain, for me.I have been rendered almost useless upon arrival in San Diego when I departed the plane and my phone vanished. I have looked everywhere at the airport and called and used "Find My iPhone" and it has vanished.......along with all my reservations and addresses and … [Read More...]

Hippie Pizza Recipe by Abbie Gale "All That Makes You..."

Hippies and Pizza

A long time ago, way before kids, I was invited to a chef's kitchen experience. It was a chance to spend an evening with friends and wine in the kitchen of a classically trained baker in...Athens, Ohio? We were going to make pizzas! Athens in 1998 was filled with dreads, plaid, cargo short and … [Read More...]