Today’s My Birthday

It's not every day you turn 52.


Recipe: Roasted Cauliflower Tacos

My niece introduced me to bartaco a few months back. Since then it has become an obsession. Unfortunately, the closest bartaco is over 80 miles away. Fortunately, I have become adventurous in my cooking and decided to throw something together. I am most impressed with my results. Now to perfect my margarita making skills.

How Are You Doing with Your ‘One Word’?

I wasn't "called" to be a teacher. I became a teacher, because at the time, it was the easiest thing for me to do. In high school, I had little idea of what I wanted to do with my life. At one point, I wanted to become a beautician. (Those of you who know me,…

Finding a New Doctor: One of The Many Joys of Moving

See this? This is my reward. (Used my Ninja coffee maker to brew up a little iced coffee. Added a splash of soy milk and a healthy drizzle of my brother's homemade maple syrup and I am living the good life.) A reward? A reward for what? How kind of you to ask. I just…

Coffee Anyone?

Perched on a tall, pebbly-gray vinyl chair in my grandparent's cozy kitchen, I stare at the coffee pot sitting on the stove, willing the liquid inside to begin playing its game of peek-a-boo in the clear glass knob on top. I hear it before I see it. I watch as my grandpa removes the pot…