Month:

January 2018

The Simple Woman’s Daybook: January 28, 2018

For Today… January 28, 2018 Looking out my window… cold and windy but not bad overall. We’re supposed to get some rain tonight. I am thinking… about my trip to San Jose for court. I have everything set up for Daniel care and I have to trust that he’ll be OK with my mom and …
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5 Quick Takes: Reasons My Quick Takes Are Late Edition

I’m usually one of the first to post their Quick Takes when they go live on Friday at midnight (9 p.m. PST where I am) and it’s now Saturday without a post from me! Why, do you ask, are my Quick Takes late this week? Well… — 1 — My bed broke. At Christmas, the …
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The Simple Woman’s Daybook: January 22, 2018

For Today… January 22, 2018 Looking out my window… dark. It was sunny today but cold in the high 40’s F. I am thinking… about my court hearing on January 30th. Not looking forward to it. I am thankful… for all the men and women and children who marched in anniversary events for the Women’s …
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Lazy Lasagna

Someone asked me what “lazy lasagna” is. It started as a snarky comment I made about a recipe in my parents’ 50+ year old Better Homes and Garden cookbook for “Lazy Day Lasagna”. Instead of making the sauce from scratch, it involves store-bought sauce and stuff like that. Here’s my basic recipe: 8 lasagna noodles …
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7 Quick Takes: Random YouTube Videos Edition

I finally got to see a competent medical professional (a.k.a. my regular doctor) on Wednesday and she had kittens over the mess that was my respiratory system. Apparently, the twit I saw in the ER should have done at least one more breathing treatment, checked my sinuses (which were inflamed and infected), checked my ears …
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The Simple Woman’s Daybook: January 16, 2018

For Today… Looking out my window… dark. I’ve been hearing some rain hit the window and the wind blowing. I am thinking… how miserable I feel. I’ve got bronchitis and the ER doc screwed up on Sunday night in not giving me antibiotics (or doing much of anything really) while I was there. (His bedside …
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7 Quick Takes: I Can’t Even Edition

— 1 — Culture of death. All of you morons who voted for Trump because he was “pro-life”: Try to defend this. I effing dare you. (Just for the record, THAT IS NOT PRO-LIFE BEHAVIOR, YOU WEAPONS-GRADE PLUMS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!) — 2 — An annotated version. The Southern Poverty Law Center annotated the White House’s statement on …
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