Monthly Archives: July 2012

Cooking Red Beans Without Soaking First

I have been cooking beans without soaking them first ever since I read in my local newspaper that you could do this.  I have successfully cooked small white beans and black beans.  This time I wanted to have some beans … Continue reading

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I have Sheep on my Fingernails!

I saw this manicure a while back, and now I can’t find where I saw it.  I thought that it was so cute, so I tried it.  This takes a long – long time to do, but it is so … Continue reading

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Chipotle Oven Fries

I Love potatoes, and I really Love french fries, but I hardly ever order them in restaurants because I know that since they are deep fat fried, they are so bad for you.  So to give myself my french fry fix, … Continue reading

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Maid Day and Lunch at Chipolte

It’s Maid Day again, and once again Al and I go out to do our errands.  We started out with the normal, dry cleaners, post office, and we had to pick up the cat’s medicine at the pharmacy.  Too bad … Continue reading

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Zebra French Tips – Oh Yeah!

I saw a zebra french tip manicure on the lady that helped me the last time that I went to the bank.  Hers was a lot more traditional with nude nails and the zebra tips.  She did have a little line … Continue reading

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Asparagus Pasta with Chicken and Fresh Basil

There is still lots of asparagus in the store, and I love to find different ways to use it in recipes.  This one is from a couple of years ago, and (as always) I changed  it up to more suit … Continue reading

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Neon Pink Hawaiian French Tips

I am really liking this neon pink and orange with white accents color combination this summer.  I really like how these turned out, and I got lots of compliments on them.  The first thing that my friend Christy said when she saw … Continue reading

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