Monday, May 28, 2012

seven years

Happy 7th Anniversary Amanda and Daniel

What an adventure it has been.
We are very proud of both of you . . .

Friday, May 25, 2012

taste of lime

Sen Monorom, Mondulkiri, Cambodia

Monday, May 21, 2012


Many blogs that I love have comment moderation enabled.

I wish blogspot didn't make it so hard to read the words!

Sometimes after two or three attempts to prove I'm not a robot, I sadly just give up.

Thursday, May 17, 2012

drum roll

We have exciting news from our daughter in Cambodia . . .

Congratulations Amanda, Daniel and Cedar!

Monday, May 14, 2012

mother's day

scattered around the globe
at least we were all together in December
who could ask for anything more . . .

Thursday, May 10, 2012

boneless chicken "wings"

Boneless Chicken "Wings" and Dip
Yields 6 servings
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1/2 cup flour
1/2 tsp salt
2 lbs boneless skinless chicken tenders (or breast cut in strips)
3/4 cup chicken wing sauce (i.e. Nancy's, Anchor Bar, Wegman's)
8 ribs of celery cut into strips

Dip: 1 cup fat-free sour cream 4 tsp crumbled blue cheese

Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
Cover a large baking sheet with parchment paper and coat with cooking spray.

Combine flour and salt in a covered plastic container. Add chicken tenders, cover and shake to coat. Add chicken wing sauce to container and continue shaking until wings are coated.
Transfer chicken to the parchment lined baking sheet.

Bake 30 minutes until chicken is cooked through.

Dip: Combine sour cream and blue cheese then mix well. Serve with wings and celery.

{The chicken without sauce is for Mr. Corners who doesn't like spicy foods.}

Sunday, May 6, 2012

love is in the air

Mating season at the Venice, Florida rookery . . .

Thursday, May 3, 2012

thrift stores

As we leave the Italian Villa ( home) that we rented
I will show you few things we bought to make
our stay a little more comfortable.