Punctuation Please

Saw this sign recently. It is an excellent example of why the apostrophe is the most underappreciated punctuation mark in the English language.  Unlike commas and semi-colons that are over-rated the apostrophe is often overlooked.  Omitting one tiny little apostrophe drastically changed the meaning of the sign. Of course the author of the sign could … Continue reading Punctuation Please

Restroom Rant aka Poor Customer Service

I know there has been a lot in the news lately about cities, states etc passing laws about restrooms lately and whether or not restrooms should be restricted by gender. Well, this post isn't about that, I've already address that years ago.  This post is in response to an incident that happened at a local … Continue reading Restroom Rant aka Poor Customer Service

Kicked-Up Rice Krispy Treats

Rice Krispy treats are one of my go to when I need quick and easy dessert to take to social events.  Of course, I rarely make a plane batch. The ones in the pictures have M&Ms.  I like how with few modifications it is easy to come with a new twists to an old favorite. … Continue reading Kicked-Up Rice Krispy Treats

Don’t Mess with Texas — Wildflowers

Last week as I was photographing wild flowers. I noticed a pile of trash mixed in with the beautiful flowers. It reminded me of Don't Mess With Texas anti-littering campaign.   Living in Florida I got very tired of people mentioning that every time something was said about Texas. It seems that non-Texans thought it … Continue reading Don’t Mess with Texas — Wildflowers

Caramel Banana Silver Dollar Pancakes

Pancakes or waffles are one of my go to for a breakfast treat. Pancakes really invite creative. They a blank slate just inviting creative. No I really don't make plain pancakes. I had some bananas that needed to be used and found some leftover caramel syrup in the fridge. 1 1/4 C flour – sifted … Continue reading Caramel Banana Silver Dollar Pancakes