Pam wrote about Barcelona. And took pretty pictures of everything. Continue reading Barcelona, the first few days
Beautiful day for trying out new wheels! Continue reading Scooters!
Out on a run this week I came across chalk markings for a “Free 5K” so I looked it up when I got back home: Durham NC Parkrun I learned that this is a weekly timed event, open to anyone, taking place every Saturday at 8 am at a park near me. There are similar runs in other towns around the world (parkrun website). So … Continue reading Park Run
This sign appears when running the American Tobacco Trail after passing into Chatham County. I see other runners out this way. Wondering how concerned I should be. Bright orange running shirt maybe? Continue reading Turkey Season
Apex, NC candy givers are a most generous lot. M & M’s and Reese’s are Vera’s favorites. Not a lousy old gumball to be seen here! I do question the pretzels and goldfish though. Not to be ungrateful, but a snack I routinely put in my kid’s lunch isn’t quite a treat. Maybe people want to participate in the giving but really aren’t thrilled with … Continue reading The haul
Isaac really wanted to be a Minecraft Creeper for Halloween. I bought a pretty cool cube-shaped mask online, but he really wanted to have a full costume including a Creeper body. I would have been happy to buy one but could not find such an item anywhere online or in stores (dangit). So I thought on it for a while and came up with a … Continue reading Minecraft Creeper costume
Mac n Cheese is one if my very favorite comfort foods, and one I miss a lot since going GF. Udi’s makes a frozen Mac n Cheese so I gave it a try. Inside the package: After microwaving: Verdict: I still prefer the made from scratch version my husband makes with quinoa elbow noodles. But when realistically comparing this entree to other GF entrees or … Continue reading Gluten-free Mac n Cheese
It took careful watching, and some trial and error, but I solved a scrambled Rubik’s Cube for the first time: I learned the moves from this video: Continue reading Solved!