What’s Cookin’? — Come July

Add seasoned, sautéed shrimp when the okra is almost fully cooked. Do not overcook the shrimp! Add more Tabasco as desired. Have the rice ready ’cause you’re gonna want to dig in! Add the lemon juice five minutes before removing from heat. The lemon gives it that desired piquant flavor boost. And it makes the […]…

THE SUMMER WIND — Serendipity Seeking Intelligent Life on Earth

SONGS THAT CAME BLOWIN’ IN, by Rich Paschall If you visited this space last Sunday, you saw the top Summer Songs as given by the musical genius, Brian Wilson. Those may have been songs that evoked thoughts of summer for Brian, but some were a real stretch of the imagination to me. I promised you…

3 healthy vegan recipes to make this summer — Healthy Vix

Barbecued veggie burgers, cider, ice cream, mum’s delicious potato salad… there are so many amazing foods we associate with summertime. Unfortunately these dishes come with a lot of extra calories that may not agree with the beach body you’ve been working on for the holidays! Fortunately, there are many vegan recipes to make this summer […]…

Stone Fruit Sangria — On the Home Front

Peaches, nectarines, and plums all come together in a deliciously fruity and refreshing blend of white wine and sparkling cider that will give you that sweet and refreshing sangria taste you love without knocking you on your butt! I made this sangria at the end of a long week. I had been meaning to make… via…

07.08.20 Decoupaging glass plates and plant pots — BECAUSE HE LIVES

Today’s blog post is about the last two things I know how to decoupage! Reverse decoupaging glass plates first! I started out not doing too well with these. These two glass plates below were made for my daughter in law Amy. She picked out the napkins and I made two dinner size decorative glass plates […]…

Three Line Tales, Week 232 — Only 100 Words

Welcome to Week 232 of Three Line Tales. You’ll find full guidelines on the TLT page – here’s the tl;dr: Write three lines inspired by the photo prompt (& give them a title if possible). Link back to this post (& check the link shows up under the weekly post). Tag your post with 3LineTales…

After Eight Moments… — Cyranny’s Cove

Sweet pink and freckled, Smiling to the passers by… Your flower next door! If you want to know what After Eight Moments are about, click here. Description for the visually impaired; Close up on two pinkish daylilies. via After Eight Moments… — Cyranny’s Cove

“The Masses Are Asses”: Hamilton Sucks — American Watchmen

“The Masses are Asses” is a quote attributed to Alexander Hamilton and the contempt he had for the average person, something ironic in that the average person seems to rave about the musical ‘Hamilton.’ Marxist revision of American History and ‘cancel culture’ seem to be the themes of 2020. Fallacy ridden schemes like the ‘1619 […]…