Honestly, I hesitated over the word fun in my blog title. Like lots of people (who aren’t kids) I’m kind of done with winter. But we’ve got another snow day here in central Virginia. And just as nature teased us with some thaw. I decided not to wear my boots this day. Soaked my sneakers and socks. I was just a tad too optimistic. But I have been finding some fun (I am, a kid at heart, I suppose). A… Read more »

Moderation. Not exactly the merriest of words during the month of December.  Especially not if your brain –and Pinterest boards–are crowded with cookie exchange party ideas, holiday menus and pie. I like pie. Thanks to Barbara over at Just a Smidgen for planting the idea of pumpkin and meringue in my head.  Yum.  It haunted me excessively. Some days I think I have moderation under control.  Some.  It’s a work in progress. Take my very first diary.  I’ve mentioned it a… Read more »

I’m drinking the day and eating the pizza. Because I am having a bit of a carpe diem moment this week.  My doctor ordered me to eat gluten to prepare for a test. So, for the last week, I’ve been busy with some serious cramming. And it’s been a dizzying sort of delish, the kind that begins with pizza and well, will probably end with pizza.  Because you can’t have a serious study session without pizza. Gluten-free pizza cannot compete… Read more »