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Becoming A Pot Head

This year, on Black Friday, approximately a quarter million Instant Pots were sold. A quarter million!! (If you don’t know what an Instant Pot is you can see my previous post by clicking here.) Cookware companies are attempting to copy … Continued

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Hello 2017!

Hello, hello! I hope everyone had a nice holiday season. Most of my family and guests departed yesterday. I’m one week out from Surgery #12. I’m so glad I got the surgery over with in 2016, because it just feels … Continued

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Instant Pot!

Last week, I wrote a post about the air fryer I’ve recently begun “learning” how to cook with. I like to share information about products around the holiday season in case you’re thinking of making a purchase. Today, I want … Continued

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Air Fryer!

A few weeks ago, I purchased a GoWise Air Fryer. One of my friends has been raving about his air fryer (the same model I bought) for over a year and it made me curious. As soon as mine arrived, … Continued

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Sexual Watermelons??

Yesterday, I attempted to lift a watermelon with one arm while shopping at Costco. It didn’t happen, and I admit to spending way too much time fondling the watermelons trying to accomplish this task. (Eventually I used TWO arms … … Continued

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Best Cappuccino EVER??

When I was in Santa Barbara, I was served a “Havana Cappuccino” at Jeannine’s restaurant. I generally drink “normal” coffee and I never sweeten my coffee and/or coffee drinks. However, my “Havana Cappuccino” was so (!!!) delicious. It was almost like … Continued

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Coffee With Butter – Bulletproof?

Have you jumped on the coffee with butter bandwagon? It seems like everyone I know is doing some version of this “diet/energy” plan. I think it’s just another food fad like so many others. And yet …? I’m going to … Continued

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The Last Day of “Do Nothing” Week

Snow in Orange County! Backyard View of Snow:  Click on photo to purchase, or to view larger, in 24atHeart gallery. Bleh! I’m not the biggest fan of the week between Christmas and New Year’s. In many ways, it’s a wasted … Continued

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Dead Week

At colleges, the week prior to finals is referred to as “dead week.” Dead week is a study week … no classes, and not yet finals. It’s a time with no structured commitments. I always think of the week between … Continued

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Gooey Butter Cookies Recipe

My daughter’s long term boyfriend is from Saint Louis. He introduced our family to Gooey Butter Cake (a traditional Saint Louis cake) a few years ago. I had, previously, never heard of such a thing. My daughter then introduced me to Gooey … Continued