Category Archives: food

Eggnog: A Family Tradition

We finally put our tree up and decorated a few days ago. While years back I would have been the one orchestrating the whole ordeal, this time my husband and daughter did most of the work. Back in the day, … Continue reading

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Drink Your Ovaltine!

I used to drink this semi delicious chocolate malt flavored drink now and then as a kid, but I don’t recall ever feeling energized from it. It does taste a bit like vitamins and minerals. I would love to be … Continue reading

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Coca Cola

The reason why Coca Cola was so popular and promoted as stimulating back in the old days was because it had cocaine in it. This was before anyone realized how addictive and bad it was for you. By 1902 it … Continue reading

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The Pillsbury Dough Boy Interview

  “Nothin’ says lovin’ like something from the oven.” The Pillsbury Dough Boy, the cute little dude who giggles cutely when you tickle his belly, has been around for decades. He’s not only adorable, he also makes you hungry and … Continue reading

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Not A Speck Of Veggies

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Marlene talks about depression

  Goodness, it’s been awhile, hasn’t it? I’m very sorry that I have been away for so long, but I’ve been feeling a bit under the weather as of late. Instead of waking up bright and chipper like my usual … Continue reading

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Black and White Scotch

I decided to go cute today instead of being my normal sardonic self. (Don’t be alarmed, I’m sure it will pass quickly.) I can’t think of a more adorable way to get sloshed! Scotty dogs know a stiff drink when … Continue reading

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