Monthly Archives: May 2013


You encounter a mysterious man offering you a magic potion that, once sipped, will make one of your senses (sight, hearing, taste, smell, touch) super sharp — but dull the others. Will you sip it, and if so, what sense … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Helping Hand

Tell us about the most surprising helping hand you’ve ever received. Long long time ago, I was a single mom, working full-time, and a student. I was going out with a group of friends to dinner one evening and asked … Continue reading

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Provolone and Arugula-Stuffed Flank Steak

Ingredients 1-1/2 lb of flank steak 2 small cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 5-oz pk baby arugula ¼ lb very thinly sliced deli provolone 3 Tbsp balsamic vinegar 1 pint cherry tomatoes, quartered ½ small red onion, thinly sliced 1 … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Escape

  In a new post created specifically for this challenge, share a picture that means escape to you. Sightseeing in Arizona…  Don’t miss the tour bus…

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Saturday… My favorite day of the week… Can be hectic doing house chores… Running around here and there… Can be the sort of day to do it all… Or a nice lazy day… Relaxing by the pool or beach… Reading, … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Memories For Sale

On a weekend road trip, far away from home, you stumble upon a garage sale in a neighborhood you’re passing through. Astonished, you find an object among the belongings for sale that you recognize. Tell us about it. Photographers, share … Continue reading

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Crescent Roll Taco Dinner

  Ingredients 2 crescent roll tubes 1 LB ground beef (or ground turkey)  1 packet of taco seasoning 1-1/2 cups grated cheddar cheese   All the fresh goodies you like to have with tacos!!!! Sour cream, diced avocados, lettuce, black … Continue reading

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Strawberry Cream Pie

Ingredients 3 tablespoons cornstarch 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 1 cup sugar, divided 3 cups half-and-half 6 egg yolks 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 (9-oz.) package chocolate wafer cookies 1/2 (4-oz.) semisweet chocolate baking bar, chopped 1/2 cup … Continue reading

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Can’t Keep Up…

I haven’t been writing much, but not because I don’t want to. Plainly! I do not have enough time in the day for all I have to do. I haven’t been too successful with the weight lost; therefore, I decided … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Fill In the Blank

Three people walk into a bar and went straight to the bartender and order drinks. Shots for all… “To Josh’s last night”…  All Josh had on his mind is Saturday’s wedding. He is marrying is high school sweetheart and he … Continue reading

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