Author Archives: Suze

“… And we’ll take a cup o’ kindness yet for auld lang syne …”

“Finally, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous: Not rendering evil for evil, or railing for railing: but contrariwise blessing; knowing that ye are thereunto called, that ye should … Continue reading

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BE A BLESSING!

He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the Lord require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God? Micah 6:8 KJV

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BRATWURST, BOCKWURST, & WEISSWURST:  The Case for Wursts or the Wurst Cases?

After 43 years of marriage, you would think my sweetie would have picked up on the fact that I do not eat any sausage of the link style, and the only hotdogs I eat are Hebrew National because they’re kosher, … Continue reading

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WHEN YOUR BULLION STITCHES LOOK LIKE BOOGERS … OR … THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN ILLUSION AND DELUSION IS JUST A “DUH”

I’ve been learning or, actually, relearning embroidery.  I’m much more a counted cross-stitch gal than an embroiderer.  That said, I’m working on a dress for my Livvie Love that calls for embroidery on the bodice.  After cutting everything out and … Continue reading

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A Cautionary Tale

“I’ve got culture; I eat yogurt!”  😊  (~Me) When our local supermarket didn’t have the only yogurt I’ll use for two months (an organic, whole milk, Greek yogurt) – it’s great for eating, cooking, baking, AND making homemade dressings (and, … Continue reading

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O is for Organization and Oysters!

“For every minute spent in organizing, an hour is earned.” ~ Benjamin Franklin A good thing, too, as I’ve been looking around for some extra time!! For the last few weeks, I’ve been making a daily deep dive into that … Continue reading

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Be a Blessing

“As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.” Galatians 6:10

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Sew It Seams …

“My friend writes songs about sewing machines. He’s a Singer songwriter, or sew it seams.”  (~Unknown) I have a penchant for painful puns and purple prose; hence the above.  If it makes most folks groan, I will undoubtedly laugh heartily.  … Continue reading

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January (by John Updike)

“The days are short, The sun a spark, Hung thin between The dark and dark. “Fat snowy footsteps Track the floor.  Milk bottles burst Outside the door. “The river is A frozen place Held still beneath The trees of lace. … Continue reading

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Spinach-Feta Quick Bread

“Sweet dreams are made of cheese. Who am I to dis a brie ….” ~Author unknown (but very, very clever) Ingredients: 1-½ cups all-purpose flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon sea salt (or ¾ teaspoon table salt) ¼ teaspoon … Continue reading

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