Monthly Archives: December 2008

‘Nother One Joke du Jour

Dar’s picture in my comment box inspired me to search high and low for this one my cousin emailed to me a few years ago. Are you ready, Dar?  (Maybe you have seen this before … but your shoveling photo … Continue reading

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Joke du Jour

Looking for something else in old emails from one of my cousins, I found this just now: A 7 year old and a 4 year old are upstairs in their bedroom. “You know what?” says the 7 year old, “I … Continue reading

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C’est le soule chose que je peux faire

The woman in the white Ford van Is aching for a song … She turns on a country station, But the ones they play are wrong. She flips to a gospel station — A commercial is on the air. She … Continue reading

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Je Revien Tristesse

Another language perhaps, But one that isn’t mine, Could with joy express the grief Of the lands I leave behind; Could with peace express the pain Of the days and prayers and tears That within this shell of clay Laugh … Continue reading

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My Dancing song for the Winter Solstice!

Today I am dancing in the snow, to the following tune: “We dig, dig, dig, dig; Dig, dig, dig, dig …” Snagged this from YouTube. It is called “Heigh-Ho – Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs”

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Snow Day

We just dug out this morning from Snow Event #1. This photo from my side window about 10:30 p.m. shows the new snow coming, and the wind just beginning to blow. I am so glad winter weather is keeping my … Continue reading

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My Grandma’s Christmas Cookies

2 cups sugar 1 cup shortening 3 eggs 1 cup sour milk 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 5 cups flour 1 1/4 teaspoons nutmeg Combine sugar, shortening, and eggs.  Add sour milk, and vanilla.  … Continue reading

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