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Virtual Cookies

In past years, at the direction of Siena, the lucky dog, I have made cookies and given them to her friends at the McLean Animal Hospital and at Old Mill Kennels in Leesburg.  (The conversation usually went something like this…Siena “My friend, Timmy at Old Mill needs a new car, let’s buy him one.”  Me, …

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It’s December

Tick tock!  Another month has passed.  What have all of you who have talked about coming to visit done towards that end?  One year and 9 months more until we move from this wonderful roomy space to some place smaller. Yes I know it’s ‘scary’ in America now.  I read the International Herald Tribune everyday.  …

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The Friday After Thanksgiving

When I was growing up my family celebrated holidays with all the Aunts, Uncles and cousins from my Mother’s side of the family.  Most of them lived near us in Kentucky.  I never recall going to New Jersey to celebrate a holiday with my Father’s side of the family.  When I was in high school …

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Will there be ketchup and fried things when I go to heaven?

Well I found a big onion a few weeks ago at the fruit and vegetable market that I go to sometimes.  Italians were all excited about them because they were going to roast it.  I took one look and saw ONION RINGS!  Haven’t had those in a long time.  Finally I got around to making …

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Whew!

Well I’m glad it is over and Obama won.  I got up several times in the night to check The Washington Post site for updates.  Then this morning I watched the special on BBC News.  There was one comment that I did not like.  Made by a commentator (maybe British maybe American)  In effect he …

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Italian Cheetos

wordpress Tags: food, sunsets I spotted these at the Esselunga last week and decided to give them a try. Fonzies!  Made in Germany for the Italian market.  Crunchy and good like Cheetos but made with a white cheese, probably Parmesan.  None of that tacky cheddar.  And no orange hands!  Fortunately Siena likes them.  Cheetos on …

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Happy Halloween!

Technorati Tags: Festas Tonight I was watching the BBC World News and saw Obama’s rally in Raleigh, NC.  It was right in front of one of the buildings that I use to work in.  Wow what a flash back.  The suspense of the election is killing me.  I am sure many of you will also …

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