Monthly Archives: August 2009

One more recipe (a spicy one!)

I go back to work tomorrow, so you won’t have to hear nearly so much about my attempts at housewife-ness. But until then… Here’s another recipe! This one’s super-zesty, which is what I love about it. It’s honey spice-rubbed pork … Continue reading

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A random recipe: Bacon cheeseburger pasta

My week off has really given me a chance to explore my domestic side. Not only is my house as clean and organized as it’s been in a long time, but I’ve been cooking regularly. Saturday night’s dinner was a … Continue reading

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Homemade ice cream!

Have you missed me? I took this week off to celebrate my daughter’s first week of fourth grade. Boy, I’d love to be a stay-at-home mom; this week has just been awesome. Tonight’s adventure in domesticity was a particularly good … Continue reading

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Royal Farms site work has begun!

It’s been a LONG time coming, but work has begun in earnest on the property along Route 74 in Dover Township across from McDonald’s – which was long ago home to a Jay’s supermarket, plus a bunch of other odds … Continue reading

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Lunch at The Festive Board

I had a cavity-free visit to the dentist at noon today, and of course, I hadn’t eaten beforehand, so I was starving by the time I finished! My dentist is in the South York area of York Township, so I … Continue reading

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These are purple eggs!

Whether you call them red-beet eggs or pickled eggs, I think you can agree that they are indisputably purple eggs! See? Purple. Photos were graciously provided by my “unofficial Only in York County staff photographer,” Jo, who sent them to … Continue reading

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Bowling alley pop quiz answer

Well, no one bit on my “pop quiz” when I posted earlier this week about free bowling. That’s OK, I want to show this off anyway, because it’s cool. When we were there a while ago, here is what the … Continue reading

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Poll: Know your egg treats

So after making you think so much in yesterday’s post, here’s a fun and easy one that I thought I should get to before summer picnic season winds down… what do you call these eggs? (Image from RecipeZaar) Are they … Continue reading

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Marching band season begins again

Fall in York County, to me, means marching band. You might prefer that sport that uses our band field during some of the same events… you know, the one with quarterbacks and stuff? Yeah, whatever! Hahaha. I headed out to … Continue reading

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Bowling on the cheap

We’ve been spending a good bit of our summer bowling. It’s a sport I’ve liked since high school (I even bowled in leagues way back then), and that my daughter likes pretty well, too. Hubby is… well, he tries. He’s … Continue reading

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