Category Archive: Teachable Moments

Jun 20

TACO TUESDAY: RACHAEL RAY’S HEALTHY RED ONION CHICKEN

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TACO TUESDAY—RACHAEL RAY’S HEALTHY RED ONION CHICKEN—This chicken recipe can be created in about 30 minutes, depending on how much time you have. You can slow cook a half or whole chicken in this mixture also, by adding chicken broth and water. Check on mixture every so often to make sure there is enough water …

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Jun 19

A BEAUTIFUL,TERRIBLE THING: Reads Like a Book About Former President Bill Clinton!

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A Beautiful, Terrible Thing reminds me of a movie written about former president Bill Clinton, who was impeached, by the way. Jen Waite falls for a charming, flirtatious bartender who is seriously good looking. While living in New York City, working as a waitress, waiting for her big break as an actor, she meets Marco …

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Jun 15

MOM RANT: Life Was Simpler and Easier When We Didn’t Have So Many Choices!

Life was better back in the 1960’s, the 1970’s and the 1980’s. Life was simpler. Life was easier. Life was better in America back then, before handheld computers took over the world! We had less choice, and more real life affirming conversations. We read more books. We used common sense. We lived every day in …

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Jun 14

WEIRD NEWS WEDNESDAY: DO SOMETHING THAT MAKES YOU FEEL HAPPY

WEIRD NEWS WEDNESDAY: DO SOMETHING THAT MAKES YOU FEEL HAPPY EVERY DAY. BUT DO NOT HARM OTHER PEOPLE— With the world losing its collective mind over Donald Trump becoming president, people are becoming very unhappy beings. I’m noticing an entire collective group of people carrying on as if the world has ended. It’s as if …

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Jun 13

TACO TUESDAY:TAKE THE GALLON CHALLENGE: CAN YOU DRINK A GALLON OF WATER EVERDAY?

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TACO TUESDAY; DRINK A GALLON OF WATER A DAY— Sounds excessive doesn’t it? Drinking a gallon of water everyday sounds like an impossible feat, right? I’m lucky if I drink any water at all during the day. But with temperatures soaring to 95 every day in our landlocked area, there isn’t a cooling lake breeze …

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Jun 13

Is The Book The Answers Supposed to be Funny or a Serious Drama?

THE ANSWERS BY CATHERINE LACEY— SERIOUSLY HILARIOUS! I was left wondering why after reading The Answers, why this book written by Catherine Lacey was not categorized as humor because I found this book hilarious. I’m certain the intent of the book is not to be funny, but to be taken seriously, but come on with …

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Jun 08

GONE WITH THE WIND STAND BACK, THE ALICE NETWORK HAS TAKEN OVER!

AMAZING, BEAUTIFUL: THE ALICE NETWORK HAS IT ALL— Beautifully written, Kate Quinn weaves a tapestry of stories together involving two fearless women covering the WWII era and demonstrating how cunning and quick-witted Eve has become after her stint as a spy during the WWI era. The Alice Network proves strong women even as far back …

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Jun 06

LOVE STORY: LET JESUS TAKE THE WHEEL

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LOVE STORY BY KAREN KINGSBURY—OVERSIMPLIFIED WRITING, BUT A GOOD WAY TO LEARN HOW TO ALLOW JESUS INTO YOUR LIFE– Love Story introduces readers to a whole new way of thinking. If you have not been doing this already, thinking not only positive thoughts but thinking in terms of how to make your life better with …

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Jun 05

MANSLICE MONDAY: RYAN DOUGLAS (Sons of Anarchy’s Opie)

MANSLICE MONDAY—SONS OF ANARCHY’S RYAN DOUGLAS(OPIE)— Ryan Douglas is a rugged, good looking guy who always goes the acting roles of rugged, good looking, tall guys who stand out from any crowd. Could it be that most actors are short guys? Because Ryan Douglas or Opie stood out for me in a big way on …

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Jun 01

THINKING THURSDAY: REWIRE YOUR BRAIN TO THINK POSITIVE THOUGHTS

THINKING THURSDAY—MAKE EVERYDAY A HAPPY LOVE-FILLED, FUN DAY— My husband tells me to make it a happy day. He tells me this everyday. He never complains. It must be in his nature from being raised by two people who never complained about anything. I on the other hand, whine about everything. I literally make everyday …

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