~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ November 20,2013 ★~ Today’s Quote:  It is absurd to divide people into good and bad. People are either charming or tedious. ~ Oscar Wilde ★~ Great American Smokeout The American Cancer Society marks the Great American Smokeout on the third Thursday of November each year by encouraging smokers to use the […]


Tea Bags a Wonderful Invention

by on November 18, 2014

Tea.  Lipton is my tea of choice. Lipton loyalty runs deep. However, with the onset of a cold. I decide to open myself up to the loose green tea experience. Let me compare making  a pot of Lipton tea and making a pot of green tea. Lipton Tea Bags Buy 100-ct tea bags for $3.48 […]


Homemade Bread Day, Hike Day

by on November 17, 2014

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ November 17, 2014 ★~  Today’s Quote: “How can a nation be great if their bread tastes like kleenex?” – Julia Childs ★~ Homemade Bread Day: Breaking bread is a universal sign of peace. Early Egyptian writings urged mothers to send their children to school with plenty of bread and beer for their […]


Fast Food Day, Button Day

November 16, 2014

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ November 16, 2014 ★~  Todays Quote: I’m Jewish. I don’t work out. If God had wanted us to bend over, He would have put diamonds on the floor.” Joan Rivers ★~ Fast Food Day: The concept of ready-cooked food for sale can be attributed to the Ancient Romans. In many cities, […]

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Stuff to Share

November 15, 2014

Stuff to Share. You know, odds and ends, a little of this and a little of that… The Truth About Cast Iron Pans: 7 Myths That Need To Go Away Rosetta Stoned: Touchdown. After a ten year journey and a seven-hour fall, the Philae lander lived up to its name and anchored itself to the […]

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King Spa Groupon – Tempted Again

November 14, 2014

King Spa Groupon! Only $19.00 Facebook friends are flocking to buy this King Spa groupon. “Is that the nakeds spa?” Why, yes it is. If you go plan to get naked. However, since my last visit I’ve learned most activities at the spa require you to be clothed. King Spa is modeled after a traditional […]

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Pickle Day, Loosen Up Lighten Up Day

November 14, 2014

★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ November 14, 2014 ★~Friday Giggle:  Q: What does the non-believing pickle say? A: You’re gherkin my chain.   ★~ Pickle Day: The Pickle has been popular for thousands of years. In fact Cleopatra “attributed her good looks to a hearty diet of pickles” according to the New York Food Museum.  […]

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Jaguar Sold the Whole Story

November 13, 2014

Jaguar intrigue. It started out simply enough. My teen was offered the opportunity to sell a 2003 X-type Jaguar in near-perfect condition for a commission. Car love combined with money made this the perfect opportunity for my teen. The first hit was from a Chevy dealership. Cole rehearsed negotiating the sale and drove off in […]

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Chicken Soup for the Soul, Pizza with Everything

November 12, 2014

★~ <3~ <3~ ★~ El Morno! <3~★ ~★~ <3~ November 12, 2014 ★~ Todays Quote: You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I’m not hungry enough to eat six. Yogi Berra ★~ Chicken Soup for the Soul Day: We’re all aware of the magical healing powers of chicken soup. Co-authors and motivational speakers Mark Victor Hansen […]

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Shop Vac Picked Up in Cloneville

November 11, 2014

Shop Vac. My teen assured me that we needed one after he reformatted my utensil drawer. He then researched Shop-Vacs and concluded that the Ridgid WD1851 would be fine enough for US. He always uses the word us or we then describes whatever we need to buy next, like I’ve wanted one my whole life. Yep, […]

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