Monthly Archives: September 2012

Stripes on my Fingernails are my Number One Nemesis

My main wardrobe color is black, so most of my tops, pants, jackets, sweaters, tights, shoes, and so on are all black.  Most of the patterned pieces that I have are black with white, or white with black, and sometimes … Continue reading

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Lower Fat Cinnamon Oatmeal Pancakes

Over the years I have tried out many recipes and substitutions to reduce the amount of fat in the meals that I make.  Al LOVES pancakes, and traditionally there is a very large amount of fat in them, so I … Continue reading

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Peachy-Pink Fingernails with Dainty White Flowers

So I’m still trying out all of my new 99 cent Sinful Colors nail polish, and I thought that Hazard would be like a  dusty peachy color, at least it looks like it in the bottle.  But when I put … Continue reading

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Mango and Jicama Salad

I saw this recipe on Hungry Girl several years ago, and it has been a favorite ever since.  Of course, over the years, I have adjusted it to suit my taste, and I have lost the original so I don’t … Continue reading

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I Love this Shiny Base on my Fingernails

I’m still experimenting with my new nail polish.  I loved the shiny silver of OPI Happy Anniversary, and decided to try it again with a base of OPI My Boyfriend Scales Walls.  This gave it a more opaque quality which I … Continue reading

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Once in a Blue Moon

There was a blue moon last Friday night, the second full moon in a calender month.  The last time that this happened was December 31, 2009, and the next time will be July, 2015.  Approximately once every 19 years there are two … Continue reading

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