Hey, Macarena Oops, that’s not right. Macca AKA Paul McCartney Nope, that’s wrong too. Oh….. Today is Macaroon day. Macaroon NOT Macaron, the french cookie. Did you know if you search Macaroon a bunch of pictures of Macaron pop up? It takes a deeper dive to find a single photo of the coconut-y, mini cake. Did you know that theContinue reading “TMI Tuesday: May 31, 2022: Maca…”
Calling All Angelsby Marie T. Russell I just saw the movie “Pay It Forward” which I had missed when it first came out in the movie theaters. Paying it forward… What a powerful concept! If you haven’t seen this movie, please do! (Or read the book.) Everyone should see this film or at least beContinue reading “Pay It Forward”
In Port Angeles there is a wonderful place called Port Angeles Fine Arts Center andWebster’s Woods Sculpture Park pafac which includes a small museum and a fascinating arts in the park, with trails and paths that meander throughout the park with different art installations along the way. Every time I go there, I see something new.
The first time I saw my baby’s eyes, I knew what it was to look into the soul of the Universe. The wisdom in a newborn’s dark blue eyes hinted at how much more they knew in comparison to their learned and experienced parents. At that moment, I realized I knew very little and thatContinue reading “Baby Eyes”
Surprise Muffins 2 cups flour1/4 cup sugar3 tsp. baking powder1 tsp. salt1 egg, slightly beaten with a fork1 cup milk1/4 cup vegetable oil or melted shortening1 tsp. vanilla extract1/4 cup jelly Grease the bottom ONLY of a 12-cup muffin tin. Preheat the oven to 400*F. In a medium-sized mixing bowl, stir together the flour, sugar,Continue reading “Recipe of the Day: Surprise Muffins”
I’ve stopped living my life according to the clock and calendar. Retirement does have its advantages with that. But I know many retired people who still get up at 6am and go to bed at 9pm because “that’s the way they’ve always done it.” Or because someone told them that’s how humans have a healthyContinue reading “Food and Time”
“Everybody’s saying they’re going to leave Twitter now, like that’s going to show Musk who’s boss. It’s not. It’s just going to mean that intelligent, decent people have one less place to go. We need to stand and fight, not run away. Boycotts don’t work on this scale. Leaving Twitter hurts people who want toContinue reading “Future of Twitter”