Monthly Archives: March 2012

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Soup

I have seen a bunch of different recipes for this soup on the internet, and each one had things that I liked, and some things about it that I didn’t like.  So I took the things that I liked from … Continue reading

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Cooking Black Beans Without Soaking First

After my successful experiment with cooking small white beans without soaking them first, I wanted to try it again with another type of bean.  I have a recipe for black bean and sweet potato soup and I thought this would be … Continue reading

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Black on White Finger Polish

I have been seeing a bunch of black and white fingernails on the web reciently, and I think that they look really elegant.  So I had these in mind when I bought the white polish last week.  I thought that … Continue reading

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Fluffy Pizza

This is so easy to make, I just love it for busy days.  And it’s so easy to load up with veggies – they always seem to taste better on a pizza.  After I made it this time, Al said … Continue reading

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Maid Day – a little late

This has been a really busy week with something to do every day.  This Friday we ate Thai in Sonora before seeing “Hamlet” at Stage 3.  This is the best theatre in the central valley, and everyone in the play was wonderful.  On … Continue reading

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It’s Spring!

The daffodils that I planted in my herb garden pots are blooming, you can see the new Sage leaves comming in at the bottom.  And it was 58 degrees when we went running this morning!  I was way too hot in … Continue reading

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Dinner Date

Al took me out to dinner at Surla’s on Tuesday.  I wore my favorite skirt with a short-sleeved top.  It was OK in the restaurant, but it was just a little too cold for taking pictures.  We took this picture in front … Continue reading

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