My Fairy Godmother Invested My Happily Ever After In The Stock Market

Every girl dreams of her happily ever after – that moment when life gets easy, birds sing, and there’s nothing to do but decide which dress to wear to the ball. We all knew that the Fairy Godmother was a force to be reckoned with, and she seemed to be there at just the rightContinue reading “My Fairy Godmother Invested My Happily Ever After In The Stock Market”

City of Rocks State Park Well Worth The Drive

City of Rocks State Park New Mexico For years I’ve seen photos of City of Rocks in southern New Mexico, and it was on my list of places to visit – eventually. “Eventually” found itself knocking on my door during a recent trip to Silver City, and so it was that I travelled with aContinue reading “City of Rocks State Park Well Worth The Drive”

I hate it when I’m wrong

I hate it when I’m wrong, but I especially hate when that means my husband is right. If you’ve been married longer than ten minutes, I’m sure you can appreciate that sentiment. After twenty years of marriage, we’ve stopped keeping a tally mark, but that’s because we needed to clean out the garage, and allContinue reading “I hate it when I’m wrong”

How to lose friends and make enemies in five short minutes

(photo by Ronnie Bergeron) I am reading the news this morning when I come across this advice: “I need you to go out and talk to your friends and talk to your neighbors. I want you to talk to them whether they are independent or whether they are Republican. I want you to argue withContinue reading “How to lose friends and make enemies in five short minutes”

Chicken Enchiladas – They don’t have to be a diet-buster dinner

If I had to pick on type of cuisine to eat the rest of my life, I think I could happily settle on Mexican. Well, actually, make that New Mexican, since the two are actually quite different. Now I like egg rolls, lasagna, and veal picatta, but if I had to pick one, I’d goContinue reading “Chicken Enchiladas – They don’t have to be a diet-buster dinner”