1. Do you consider your sex to be “conventional”? Why or why not? Like most words, “conventional” is subjective. Is sex for me like what others have? I don’t know. I’ve discovered that most people rarely talk about the sex they are having instead of speaking about what they want, their fantasies, and their expectations. IContinue reading “TMI Tuesday: December 7, 2021 Considering Sex”
Trying to do more of these things this year. But there are some people and things that I’m just not ready to forgive and forget yet.
This meme makes the rounds this time of the year by both conservative Christians (especially JW’s and Fundamentalist Mormons) and Pagans as “proof” of why Christians should not have a Christmas tree (and then they still INSIST that Christmas is totally Christian.) Both are wrong. Jeremiah 10 is not saying that Christians shouldn’t have aContinue reading “Christmas Trees: Christian or Pagan”
Be sure to hang your socks tonight, tomorrow is St. Nicholas Day. Or use your shoes, or boots, or wooden clogs. My kids hung stockings twice, once on December 5th and again on December 24th. For St. Nicholas day they got oranges, candy canes, little red net bags of gold foil-covered chocolate coins, real coins,Continue reading “St Nicholas Day”
I made this every Christmas for my kids, they didn’t care for gingerbread cut-out cookies, but they loved the gingerbread cake. The lemon topping is like lemon curd and then we topped both with whipped cream. It’s still a favorite of mine. Lemon-Topped Gingerbread 1/2 cup all-purpose flour1/2 cup whole wheat flour1/4 cup molasses1/4 cupContinue reading “Recipe of the Day: Lemon-Topped Gingerbread”
It’s just barely the beginning of December, and already I’ve seen three posts that claim that the song “The 12 Days of Christmas” is a Christian code for Biblical teachings. This has been going around online for about 25 years. Just because someone posts it and insists that they found it on the Internet doesn’tContinue reading “The Meaning of the Christmas Song “12 Days of Christmas””
I saw a quote today that summed up how I feel. “There is no way that I’m going to accept an unjust reality!!” I am adopting this as my new motto. For: “All Black Lives Matter” (until black lives matter, no lives matter) Civil Rights for all (not just for white privilege) Gay Rights forContinue reading “My New Motto”