Yes, I Have MS

I was diagnosed with Recurring MS in November 2012. I haven’t posted this info anywhere because I don’t want sympathy. I take a daily injection (Copaxone 20 mg) which keeps the disease on a pretty even keel.  Continue reading


Jaylee at Vet (now home)


Jaylee 2016

After 18 teeth extractions and $246, my sweetie is home! She has pain & antibiotic meds and she’s walking pretty well. When we got home, she went straight for the water. Poor thing! I’ll be playing nurse for the next 2 weeks!  Continue reading


grinderI need some culinary advice: Can a food processor mimic the texture of cooked elbow macaroni run through the round-slotted plate?

I have a recipe from childhood that calls for ground macaroni. This is a picture of the device my mother used. I don’t have the plates & I wonder if it’s worth trolling the Internet for them.

I’ve never invested in a food processor or a stand mixer. Now that I’m putting old recipes together, I’m more aware of the kitchen tools people are using today. Just FYI, I prefer non-electric devices.