rocky mountain grandeur to new england comfort

I used to live in Utah. I lived there for over 13 years. A couple of months ago I moved back to Connecticut. There are a lot of differences between the two states, some fairly obvious (Connecticut generally has more humidity, while Utah generally has more Mormons), and some that might not be very apparent…

I’ve got two good legs…

So the Daily Prompt asked today - You’re going on a cross-country trip. Airplane, train, bus, or car? (Or something else entirely — bike? Hot air balloon?) When I was younger and asked my mom for a ride somewhere, she would often reply with "You've got two good legs." Meaning of course, that I was free…

on sandwiches

Sandwiches. A most versatile food. They can be just about anything, usually pretty much surrounded by bread. However, a lot of people have preconceived notions of what a sandwich should and should not be. For example, I bring to work with me two peanut butter sandwiches almost every day. On wheat bread. Sometimes, when I'm eating lunch,…

my brain went on vacation

and left me behind. How selfish. I haven't posted in almost a week. What's up with that? I thought I wanted to keep up with this blogging thing. Not posting for a week isn't the way to go. It started with baking. Baking! Let me start over. This is entirely my fault. I'm not blaming…

tears of ink

So today a friend of mine at work was telling me about her daughter, and the past two days she had. This is not unusual, this particular co-worker often tells me about the goings on (at least some of) in her and her daughter's lives. So anyway, Monday was a pretty bad day for my…