Week 39: Any Time Now

Posted on Nov 29, 2014 in Blog, life, offspring | One Comment

Tuesday appointment: all was normal and good. Print Nugget gained about 3/4 lb. in the past couple of weeks, which sounds good to us, but it’s still small (under 10th percentile.) It got an 8 out of 8 on its Bio Physical and full marks on the Non-stress Test once again. The doctor’s plan remains […]

A Thanksgiving message

Posted on Nov 23, 2013 in rants | 2 Comments

A few friends, including my cousin Jaime, reposted a link on Facebook to a blog post by Linda Tirado. The article “This Is Why Poor People’s Bad Decisions Make Perfect Sense“, has been featured on Huffington Post and other outlets around the web. It’s completely worth reading. Jaime asked her Facebook friends for responses, below […]

Great Aunt Jean’s Most Famous Holiday Ensalada

Posted on Feb 16, 2012 in food porn | No Comments

I can’t have the holidays without eating some of my Great Aunt Jean’s Brunch-time Spinach salad with strawberries and bananas, and Thanksgiving with the Sanders clan in Marian, Iowa was no exception. I came full force with this salad that instantly erases the guilt of those 5 pieces of pie you just swallowed in one […]