Daily Prompt Challenge ~ Kitchen

The prompt was asking about a key ingredient, a staple in our kitchens. My first thought was definitely coffee, fully-loaded!  (But that’s not necessarily my family’s staple, it’s for me and my mental health.)  But in terms of family staples in the kitchen, I would have to say that pasta wins.  These jars are always full of some kind of pasta. We have pasta in many forms each week. The variety switches from rotini to penne to tortellini to farfelle, to macaroni,Read more

Daily Prompt Challenge ~ Dishes Won’t Do Themselves

I so understand the prompt challenge that “dishes don’t do themselves”.  There are a myriad of jobs to do daily that won’t do themselves.  But… as one who has a very persnickety dishwasher, I want to encourage those of you who do have a reliable dishwasher, to be very thankful because, dishes do (pretty much) do themselves!  I have had weeks of having to troubleshoot things with ours and am relieved EVERY time that I open the dishwasher to findRead more

Daily Prompt Challenge – Learning

I initially posted this in September,but couldn’t resist posting again because of today’s Daily Prompt Challenge – Learning Style. This little guy is definitely a kinesthetic learner…he learns by doing.. He was born with a natural curiosity. From the time he was a little boy, he was exploring, finding, observing, discovering, creating, and learning about his world. His curiosity propelled him to learn things by observing and interacting with his environment and he conquered woods and streams, oceans and backyards.Read more