Monthly Archives: March 2011

Can’t Wait to Garden

The days have been pretty warm here in Corrales – mid-sixties to low seventies.  And, if it weren’t for the wind they would be picture perfect.  they have been the kind of days that lull you into a false sense … Continue reading

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Country Girl

Anyone who reads this blog on a semi-regular basis knows I grew up in the Chicago suburbs – except for a very few years when I lived in Wisconsin.  Growing up in the suburbs was far different from living in … Continue reading

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Pizza Night

Tonight is pizza night.  We’re not talking pizza from the local pizza restaurant, or one of those store-bought, throw it in the oven pies.  Tonight we’re doing deep dish, made from scratch, Chicago style pizza.  We have been looking for a … Continue reading

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Cooking Goes to the Dogs!

After a very stressful weekend, my computer died and I spent most of Sunday trying unsuccessfully to rebuild it, I decided it was time to make my favorite buddy – Boz- some treats. If you follow this blog you know that … Continue reading

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If It Looks Like A Duck…..

I had my day of chores pretty well planned out when George said – “Hey, There’s an estate sale not far from here.  Do you want to go?”  I can never turn down a trip to a good estate sale.  … Continue reading

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A Dog and His Toys

Hi.  Boz here.  Every once in a while I get a chance to sound off and today is my day.   This afternoon I decided to examine the contents of my toy box.  I’m pretty lucky, I got rescued by a forever family … Continue reading

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Chicken… Again?

Today was another busy day.  Granted I did get to sleep in this morning as our guest wanted breakfast at 9am.  But that means everything else gets pushed back; breakfast dishes not cleared until after 10:30 am, later start to … Continue reading

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