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A picture of our dinner “that” Sunday. I usually cook for the family’s evening meal every Sunday and there’s this one night when I was reduced to using sliced ham and luncheon meat due to lack of preparation and scarce time. [ Read More ]

Vegetarian Birthday Cake

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My co-teachers heard that I’m trying to convert to a vegetarian diet, and it was my birthday. So, they got me this “cake.” [ Read More ]

Jeanne Robertson’s “Don’t Send a Man to the Grocery Store!” [VIDEO]

Our goal is to bring you funny true stories, however they cross our path.  We found this hysterical Jeanne Robertson clip on YouTube. The setup is fun, and we couldn’t stop laughing for the last few minutes. [ Read More ]

The Chocolate Factory

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I have always had the travel bug in me.  When I was a senior in high school I traveled to Costa Rica with a few kids in my spanish class, when I was a sophomore in college I raised money to take a trip to Peru, and the summer after I graduated college I entered … [ Read More ]

Choosing Cantaloupes

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“Choosing a cantaloupe is like picking a mate for marriage,” I casually joked. “A person has no idea what he’s getting until it’s too late.” [ Read More ]

Gum

Just as our section was called to board the plane, I walked over to throw away my gum….and that’s when it started. [ Read More ]

Why Carol Doesn’t Cook

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Now first it is important to let you know that I am not known for my expertise in the kitchen. I am more known for not being relied on if one is looking for a home-cooked meal. Being from Long Island, perhaps the joke about Jewish girls making reservations as a means of preparing dinner was … [ Read More ]

You’d Lose Your Head if it Wasn’t Screwed On

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We all met up at a small restaurant on Koh Samui, a palm-blanketed gemstone of an island in the Gulf of Thailand. [ Read More ]

Pink Slime

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With school out for the summer, I try to keep my kids busy with various activities, e.g. craft mornings, $1 movies and the local pool. [ Read More ]

She Chose to Have a Dog Body

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My friend Stephanie already made her choice. She’s going with the dog body. What would your choice be? [ Read More ]

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