Author: <span>deb</span>

Season’s Greetings

Holy smokes. Has it really been almost a year since I’ve last posted?! 2021, while much better than 2020, was still quite a challenge. We gradually began enjoying small gatherings and a bit of travel once again; I went back to the CrossFit gym; TG returned to in-person school for …

Valentine’s Day Vax Update

Just a quickie to let you know how I fared from the COVID vaccine. Yesterday (the day after), I felt like tired poop most of the day. A little achy, super sore arm, and my temp went up to 100.7 by evening. I popped a couple of Tylenol after dinner, …

Vaxxed!

Hey yo! Exciting news, peeps… As a substitute teacher, I recently became eligible to get a COVID vaccine and I got the first dose of the Moderna vaccine yesterday! For those with inquiring minds, the vaccine itself did not hurt at all – I barely felt it. By evening, my …

Homemade Tamales

I have no idea what gave me the idea, but I decided to try my hand at making tamales. I did what we all do when we don’t know how to make something. I consulted the Oracle of Google and came up with this site: https://www.gimmesomeoven.com/how-to-make-tamales. While time consuming, it …

Overnight Oats

A while back, I became intrigued by the idea of overnight oats. I tried once or twice, then gave up because they were just ok. Recently, I decided to try again and hit the jackpot! First, I made the decision to use steel cut oats. Partially because I’d never had …

‘Tis (Late in) the Season

I realize I’m a bit tardy with this holiday card post, but so has been the mail. I do think all of the cards have been delivered, so I’d like to share our latest holiday greeting shenanigans with you, the web-o-sphere. I also realized that I never posted cards from …