Tag: Sauce

  • The sauce of life

    One of the things I try to do in life is to find blessings in situations that are considered to be negative.  Last week I wrote about my cousin Jimmy, who passed away on February 21st.  My son Jonathan, my grandson Elijah, and I traveled to Tennessee for the visitation and funeral.  Although our trip […]

  • The saucy month of March

    I do not know why March was chosen as National Sauce Month; however, after reading the definition of the word “saucy,” I have an idea.  According to www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary, “saucy” means: 1. served with or having the consistency of sauce 2 a: impertinently bold and impudent    b: amusingly forward and flippant: irrepressible Going with the second definition, March this year […]

  • Fun with family

    A good portion of last week was spent with family.  My daughter Molly came on Wednesday with her younger two children, Lincoln and Melody.  Maggie (who lives with her dad) arrived on Friday.  My house has been filled with the sounds of children for several days; now it seems very quiet. Thursday morning was waffles […]

  • The sauce of life

    Life would be bland without those things that bring us joy.  My family always saw pets as a blessing, and we had plenty of them.  Not all at once, mind you, but the years of my childhood were filled with various types of creatures.   Life would be bland without those things that bring us […]

  • Books, books, and more books!

    I love books.  Maybe a little too much.  I could not even begin to say how many hours of my life have been spent reading.  Sometimes it has been for inspiration, sometimes for education or instruction, but the majority of it has been reading for pleasure.  Some books combine the previously-mentioned reasons, which makes time […]

  • A Nutty Main Course

    After an extremely busy weekend, I decided to go the quick route, choosing a topic from a list that I have.  April is National Pecan Month.  We often associate pecans with sweet dishes, but when I looked through pecan recipes that my family enjoyed in the past, some favorites included them in an entrée.  I […]