Tag Archives: Postaweek2012

America’s Test Kitchen, Holy Snafu!

I was perusing the latest issue out from America’s Test Kitchen‘s Best Recipes and Reviews 2013, when I came upon page 67, which laid out the Filipino Chicken Adobo.  I was elated! Wow!  Yes!  Our cuisine has finally arrived.  No … Continue reading

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My 2013 Challenges

I’ve been mulling over what to challenge myself this coming 2013. It’s definitely coming up in a few hours. So, here’s my list, and I hope I can look back to it at the end of 2013 with deep joy … Continue reading

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On December 25th, We Cooked Up A Storm!

For this Christmas Day, we decided to cook a Holiday Brunch instead of going out to some fancy feast where someone else slaved all night for us hungry mortals.  And so, when Eliz of Mirth and Motivation asked on her … Continue reading

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Holiday Greetings!

To my WordPress family and friends, Happy Holidays!

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Saturday At Fort Funston

A friend recently told us about Fort Funston, which is accessible from Skyline Boulevard northward from where we live. It has a dog park where dogs can roam, play, and run off-leash. We have been there twice since Thanksgiving weekend. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Vancouver Fall Splendor

I was inspired by the Daily Post’s Photo Challenge this morning about the Changing Seasons.  I had visited my sister, Maj, in Vancouver, B.C. early in November and while we were driving around town, I took pictures of the scenery. … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge: An Unforgettable Family

The following is my amateur effort to rise up to the weekly writing challenge provided by the Daily Post’s weekly writing challenge.  I have been working on this piece for a few nights now. I have decided to tell this … Continue reading

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To The Rose Bowl We Go!

Lately, the family has been quite preoccupied by the PAC-12 Conference.  After all, our favorite team has been doing quite well.  After winning against such formidable opponents as USC and Oregon, we lowly Stanford fans dared to dream of seeing … Continue reading

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Meet Beau!

We drove to Petaluma on an overcast morning the Sunday before Thanksgiving. We had been looking at dogs to adopt online for the past three weeks. We have called quite a few and even visited some nearby ones near Tracy … Continue reading

Posted in Animal Rescue, Big Dog Rescue, dog, Great Dane, Pet Adoption, Pets, Puppies | Tagged , , , , , , , | 22 Comments

The Great Dog Debate

It has been more than a year since our beloved Gold Lab, Luke, passed on.  We are ready for a new friend and member of our family.  We have been looking at dog rescue sites and breeder sites as well. … Continue reading

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