When I was sixteen my friend Nancy and I got jobs at Wendy’s. Back then singles, chili, frosties, and baked potatoes were 89 cents each. I can still remember the order of the condiments for hamburgers that we had to memorize – mayonnaise, ketchup, pickle, onion, tomato, lettuce, mustard. If you worked at the cash […]
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Chocolate lovers will adore this Mint Chocolate Chip Cake. I made it to commemorate my cousin Lori’s birthday. When we were younger, Lori would always order mint chocolate chip. This...
I keep seeing recipes for Overnight Oatmeal and before you try them, I’m going to let you in on two secrets. I know you can’t wait to hear these life-altering facts so I won’t make you wait any longer by shamelessly sticking them at the end of the post so you will read all the […]
One week at school and I’m already looking on the calendar for my next day off. That will be in precisely one month from now on September 4th when we commemorate Labor Day. What do you think? Should I leave my 4th of July bunting up one more month and take it down after Labor […]
Souvenir is a French word from the 12th century meaning “to remember or to come to mind.” Looking at the history of the word means we have been transplanting oddities from country to country since the 1100’s. If you do the math, that’s 900 years of pocketing trinkets in one place and moving them to […]