Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Day 361 - Congo Proverb

When the bee comes to your house, let her have beer; you may want to visit the bee's house some day.  ~Congo Proverb

Monday, December 30, 2013

Day 360 - Irish Proverb


“When a twig grows hard it is difficult to twist it. Every beginning is weak.” Irish Proverb






 

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Thursday, December 26, 2013

Day 356 - First a Dream

“Nothing happens unless first a dream.”
― Carl Sandburg

Week 52 - Last Week!!! - 52 Weeks of Cocktails - Christmas Party Punch

Yeah it is over.  My last cocktail of the year.  Christmas Party Punch,  vodka, malibu rum, apple juice, lemonade and tropical pop.  We put it in the slushie machine and made it that way instead of a punch.  Just as good. 

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

Monday, December 23, 2013

Day 353 - Christmas Baking

Hope these stay around long enough for Santa tomorrow night.  (but maybe not right Nona.... Owen loves Nona's cookies!!)

Saturday, December 21, 2013

Week 51 - 52 Weeks of Cocktails - Tropical Lemon Lime - Non Alcoholic

Holidays  have started for the kids.  So in celebration we had a non alcoholic cocktails by the pool.  Lime, lemon, and orange in the blender with ginger beer, crushed ice and sugar cubes.  It was okay but nothing to rave about.   

Week 50 - 52 Weeks of Cocktails - Traditional Egg Nog - (a little late)

Can't stomach this at all so I am just posing for you and wishing you a Merry Christmas only 3 more days!!!

Week 49 - 52 Weeks of Cocktails - Santa's Sling-Shot - ( A little late)

Stout Beer and Champagne.  It wasn't as bad as we thought it was going to be.  But we didn't want to finish it either.  Hubby had the stout beer and I had the bubbles.  

Day 351 - Morning Debate

Which book shall I read today?

Monday, December 16, 2013

Day 346 - Mole Cricket

Mole Cricket - These are huge, you can see the ant on it's leg.... They are called Kamaro in Philippines, where they are stir fried and taste like liver. Hmmmm, well when the world comes to an end I will remember what to look for for protein.

Friday, December 13, 2013

Day 343 - Dried Pear

"I warrant they would whip me with their fine wits till I were as crest-fallen as a dried pear." - Shakespeare, The Merry Wives of Windsor

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Day 342 - A Chicken Wants....

“I want to be strapped to a table, while a family of chickens argues over who gets to eat my legs.”  Jarod Kintz

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Day 340 - Wings

"If you were born without wings, do nothing to prevent them from growing”
Coco Chanel

Monday, December 9, 2013

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Day 335 - First to be Cut

“The tallest blade of grass is the first to be cut by the scythe.”
Russian Proverb

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Day 334 - Upon the Soul

Forests, lakes, and rivers, clouds and winds, stars and flowers, stupendous glaciers and crystal snowflakes - every form of animate or inanimate existence, leaves its impress upon the soul of man.
Orison Swett Marden

Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Monday, December 2, 2013

Day 332 - A Bird....

A bird does not sing because it has an answer.  It sings because it has a song.
Chinese Proverb

Sunday, December 1, 2013