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July 26, 2011
by annie
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The song of the day is “Stagger Lee” by Beanland.  This was a band that I saw many times in college.  We always had a great time at their concerts.  It is kind of a rollicking song — just right … Continue reading

July 23, 2011
by annie

A Chair Full of Bowlies

Sorry, a bowl full of cherries, looks like summer to me. But, what to do with the cherries?  Eat them raw?  Cherry cobbler?  Cherry pie?  Any recipes to suggest? Happy Saturday!  

July 22, 2011
by annie

Too Hot to Cook

Our poor air conditioner just can’t keep up with this 100 degree heat.  Yes, it is cooler inside, but below 80 it just won’t go. This means that I’ve not been using my oven lately — except for some chocolate cupcakes … Continue reading

July 20, 2011
by annie

I Heart Abstract Art

Lately I’ve found myself looking at the paintings by Michelle Armas. While I find all her paintings lovely, I am particularly drawn to Hortense, Antonia, Capri, Float Away,  and Somewhere. Lovely, lovely, lovely. Now, I’m going to run out and buy one! I wish. Anyway, … Continue reading

July 18, 2011
by annie


Well, what do you think about this new design? I confess that it’s going to take some getting used to. I am really accustomed to seeing my stripes and antique blog look, but dear Jon said I needed to change … Continue reading