Monthly Archives: September 2011

Lend Me Your Ears…

…and I’ll sing you a song, And I’ll try not to sing out key. As I said in my post yesterday, I’ve loved this song from the first time I heard it. I think it’s a lovely tribute to friendship. … Continue reading

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What Would You Do…

…if I sang out of tune? Would you stand up and walk out on me? I’ve loved this song from the first time I heard it. I think it’s a lovely tribute to friendship. Friends get us through good times … Continue reading

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The Stars at Night…

…are big and bright Deep in the heart of Texas!  Of the many things associated with Texas, barbecue is one of the first things that come to many folks minds’ — most especially BBQ beef brisket. As Wikipedia tells us: … Continue reading

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Hey, Joe — Tuck in Your Shirt!

Last night, hubby and I were debating what we wanted for supper. We wanted something simple, and he suggested Sloppy Joe sandwiches with a light Caesar salad on the side. Sloppy Joes are a sentimental meal for us (for reasons … Continue reading

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Hello, Autumn!

Happy Autumnal Equinox! On our side of the equator, today marks the first day of Autumn. Here in East Texas, we are still, alas, in drought conditions, and we are still experiencing weather that many of you would consider to be … Continue reading

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¡Feliz Cumpleaños, Papá!

Y ¡Feliz Cumpleaños, Mexico! as well 🙂 Not only is the 16th of September my late father’s birthday (Daddy would have been 73 today), but it also marks Mexico’s Independence Day, which was kicked off by a Roman Catholic priest named … Continue reading

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Give a Man a Fish…

…and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you feed him for a lifetime. So goes the old saying. Hubby and thought fish sounded tasty to us for supper tonight. I still have some tilapia … Continue reading

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