Lost Relatives – Found

In 2011 I started scanning old photos that my mom had saved. One person seemed to show up a lot and it was a friend of Mom’s that she knew growing up.  When she shows up in my mom’s photos from her wedding I decide that she must have been someone special and I needed to get these photos…

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Favorite Meatloaf Recipe

It’s my favorite recipe and also the name of the recipe I found in the Blue Flame Favorites cookbook published in 2003 by the Oklahoma Natural Gas Company.  This book contains a lot of recipes collected and published for the previous 70 years.  A few are very familiar to my childhood.   Favorite Meat Loaf 1/4 cup shortening 2…

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GlobeIn – Food and Lifestyle Products

Supporting artisans and farmers around the world. I’ve subscribed to GlobeIn and thought you might enjoy it as well!  It’s a monthly subscription to food and lifestyle products from around the world. I thought I’d give it a try since I can cancel it at anytime.  They source these products from remote artisans and farmers.  There are several different…

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A Healthy Fascination with Clouds

I’ve always loved watching clouds. They may seem to hover above, moving slowly and then the next time you look they are gone or changed. A few years ago I set up my camera and made a time lapse recording of the sky. It’s amazing to see just how much movement there is that may not be seen at…

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