Month: March 2020

LOCKDOWN & I DON’T COOK: SHE SAID

She was twenty-one when she left home to go off to Chicago for training with United Airlines as a flight attendant. Growing up, she never took an interest in cooking, in fact, cooking frustrated her. She preferred to be outside with our step-father learning how to lay bricks, do house […]

COLOR YOUR OWN HAIR: LOCKDOWN

Things have become REAL, and I know dang well your roots are starting to show! What do you plan to do? It is vital that we all do our part to stay well, and contribute to other people’s wellness, so going somewhere to have your hair done anytime in the […]

The World On My Plate: Finalist for the 2020 Taste Awards

The Annual TASTE AWARDS are the original awards for the Lifestyle Entertainment Industry, and the highest awards for creators, producers, hosts, and directors of Lifestyle Programs, Series, Shows & Cinema. Formerly known as the Tasty Awards, they are the premier broadcast awards show celebrating the year’s best achievements in Food, Fashion, Health, Travel, […]

RESTRICTED

When I was a kid and restricted to my room for something naughty I had down, I took my ‘kick the can’ attitude with me and slammed the door. “What am I supposed to do, just sit here? Why does my room suddenly seem so quiet? When I get outta […]

LIFE FOR LATER

What are YOU doing to keep your mind off the current lockdown nightmare? Spring cleaning, for sure, came early in my house. I have organized, cleaned, and food-prepped everyday until night fall, when I look forward (more than ever before) to a glass of wine and what ever Netflix program […]

COVID-19 HOARDER

I panicked! Ok, call me a hoarder. The thought of not having fresh, crunchy, juicy celery, freaked me out. I saw these beauties still in the produce section of a yet to be mobbed market, like the pretty girl left standing by the dance floor not being asked to dance. […]

COUGH SOOTHER

Nothing soothes a cough better than lemon and honey, but this cough syrup is on steroids! This pot of seemingly trash, with end cuttings from a heap of citrus, a cluster of fresh oregano (like, from my own potted variety), and raw honey is exactly what this monster Coronavirus doesn’t want […]

CITRUS HACKS FOR THE COVID-19

Emptied the produce section of your grocery store, did you? Citrus is easily available year round, but what about a few weeks from now? Strange times call for clever solutions! None of us really know quite what to do with this new virus we are all forced to live with […]

WTF IS GOING ON!

WTF is going on! Price gouging, misleading information, scare tactics, NO TOILET PAPER? Wear a mask. Don’t wear a mask. We are told not to bother to wear a mask because it really doesn’t work, and in the same news clip they say, ‘the healthcare profession needs the masks, so […]