Cleaning out the Refrigerator

Today, I was cleaning out my refrigerator and I was carefully checking all the expiration dates.  As you may remember from reading the blog, Mary (my mother) was not too careful about food dates.  Actually saying she wasn’t very careful is like saying Miss Piggy doesn’t pay too much attention to fashion.  It’s quite an […]

Have a Multitasking Holiday

Children from dysfunctional families spend a lot of time trying to fit in. And just because one is grown up, those feelings do not disappear. I am still trying to fit in and my latest attempt had to do with holiday cooking. I go to the Y a lot and I visit with all the […]

Avocado Salad Dressing Recipe

Although Mary loved avocados, Lindy and I could not ever remember being allowed to taste one. They were only for her special salad dressing which is reprinted below. Throughout her life, our mother tried a number of different diets; some were fringe fads she had heard about somewhere, others were simply diets that appealed to […]