Let me preface this story with explaining that when I met Papa Bear I had been a vegetarian for a good chunk of my life, but had recently started eating chicken and shrimp. Papa Bear on the other hand was Straight Outta Louisiana and ate the complete opposite. I mean like no vegetables steak and potatoes opposite. Just like with any other ups and downs in a relationship, we occasionally go through food wars. I am currently on strike.Read More
It's that time of year - you know - of the eat right, and do right by your body kind. Sigh. I hate starting over.
This is a story about an event where a potentially healthy recipe meets a compromise in health and marriage.
What would YOU do?Read More
It seems our relationship took a turning point after that weekend. In the course of boiling soup I think I became "the one". He liked it and he put a ring on it.Read More
Murphy’s Law says "Anything that can go wrong will go wrong".Read More
My husband has retired from the Marine Corps after 24 years. This picture was taken during the ceremony on Friday while the retiring officer was speaking.Read More