Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

The Gif(t) of a Twin

There’s no denying that being a twin is cool.    “‘Twin power’ is the ultimate power in the universe!” Well, not the ultimate – but it’s powerful.   We see each other in our worst moments . . .   We always have a partner in crime . . .   We can make bigger and ‘better’ messes than everybody…

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Food, Uncategorized

A Taste of Africa

            What gets you started in the morning?  Most of us would probably say a big cup of coffee (or as my sister calls it—starter fluid). Regrettably, I cannot often say I start my morning with coffee.  While I love a good frappe or latte, I cannot tolerate a lot of milk – any kind of milk – so my…

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Ramblings and Ruminations

9 Things I Want For Xmas…But Probably Won’t Get.

  The title is pretty self-explanatory.  Oh, I wanted more run-of-the-mill things for Christmas….books, music…that kind of thing.  But I have these deep longings for something else for Christmas….things that very likely won’t come to pass…but are still lots of fun to think about.  Thus, I have compiled a list; starting at the most plausible and ending with the impossible.…

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Food, Uncategorized

What I’m Eating This Week

Coffee, coffee, I love coffee, EVERYBODY LOVES COFFEE, COFFEE, COFFEE!!!! I think you understand how much I love COFFEE, COFFEE, COFFEE!  But, as I mentioned in a previous post, I only like coffee with milk (I won’t drink it black) and I can’t drink a lot of milk.  So what’s a girl to do? Coffee flavored chocolate, of course! Call…

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