Category Archives: Random Babbling

Experimental Baking: Candy Corn Chocolate Cookies


First of all, I am NOT a professional baker, I’m just bored, so if this recipe sucks for you, I don’t wanna hear about it. That being said, here we go. It’s January, Halloween is long gone but I still … Continue reading

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I Wish You a Merry Christmas


Yes, that’s right, Merry Christmas. And I’m not even religious, but I have been celebrating Christmas since I was a child and so has everyone in my family and that is what I am going to say. Ya wanna know … Continue reading

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Carpe Panis!


Seize the what? Seize the bread it what it’s supposed to mean. Cause, check it out, this here blog is about carp fighting over various types of bread that people throw at them – so, Carpe Panis! Get it? Anyhoo, … Continue reading

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It’s Just Cold Coffee, People!


Seriously, it’s just  coffee with ice in it. Oh, my bad, I should probably explain what it is I’m going on about this time. Ok, check it out, like a week ago I came upon some article about how iced coffee … Continue reading

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Cranberry Pie


So, the other day I had to macerate some blueberries for a lemon cake I made. I opened the freezer to discover two bags of cranberries – I always stock up in November so I can satisfy my cranberry sauce cravings … Continue reading

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How Religious Intolerance Got Me Pregnant With My Husband’s Cousin


What? What the hell does that mean? you say. I shall explain. As you may or may not know, I’ve been doing genealogy for about 1o years or so. As any other genealogist, I am always wondering if I’m related … Continue reading

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Are Liberty and Freedom Slowly Becoming Just Words?


So,  the fam and I went to Philadelphia, PA last weekend, the town that symbolizes the Freedom and Liberty of these great United States of America and we knew that we had to go and check out some wonderful pieces … Continue reading

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Chocolate Covered Bacon


Ok, so like the other day I was watching the TV and there was some food show or something about some hoity toity hipster bakery that made bacon dipped in chocolate. Hmmm… really, now. Well, this is nothing original ’cause I can … Continue reading

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They’ll Never Come Back to Fill Up Poor Jack, part II


So, where were we… right:  John F. Shann, Jr. is dead, dead as dead can be. From what I was able to gather from the hundreds of articles about it from before and during the trial (you can also find … Continue reading

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They’ll Never Come Back to Fill up Poor Jack, part I


I started doing my husband’s genealogy about 10 years ago. It was pretty boring and tedious at first, just the usual: born, married, worked, died, repeat. But then, I discovered “it”, the skeleton every genealogist loves to find. Usually it’s … Continue reading

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