Monthly Archives: November 2013

Welcome New Readers!

The countdown continues, and D-day (that’s D for Departure!) approaches rapidly. I managed to get one heck of an impressive amount of things done around the house on Thanksgiving Day. I can finally say that I’ve completed several projects that …

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Poof!! And half the time has gone!

Would some one please explain to me how in the heck the THIRTY days I wrote about in my last post has been reduced to half of that? Yes, yes, I know. Time waits for no one. Well let me …

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The REAL countdown is here!

Well folks, this is it… Yesterday I hit the “30 days before departure” mark, and let me tell you this: In spite of the fact that I’ve been counting down for almost 10,000 days, it hit me like a ton …

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Recipe: Magic Lemon Pudding

Print Recipe: Magic Lemon Pudding Author: Monica Bayley, Wonderful Wizard of Oz Cookbook Recipe type: Dessert Prep time:  30 mins Cook time:  45 mins Total time:  1 hour 15 mins Serves: 6   Always a winner! It’s deceptively easy to make and oh …

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Recipe: Pam’s Oatmeal Hotcakes

Print Recipe: Pam’s Oatmeal Hotcakes Author: Pam Bruton (1988) Recipe type: breakfast Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  15 mins Total time:  30 mins Serves: 2-3   Amazingly easy to make, these oatmeal pancakes are great to make ahead and reheat for grab …

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