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Saturday, May 16th, 2009

Girls: brave and funny and creative!

Desperate Housewives‘ leading lady, Gabrielle Solis, gives some beautiful advice to her daughter, Juanita, in a recent episode. Juanita feels that she isn’t attractive and wants to use makeup, her mother tells her that she doesn’t need makeup and asks her to promise that she will be: “brave and funny and creative” as she wants [...]

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Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

No More Recycling

This is a very sad day. The little town I live in can no longer afford to have recycling bins due to the recycling market’s decline. This is the worst possible time in history to stop doing something that does so much good. How very sad. Adding insult to injury, my son is TD (typical [...]

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Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

Bubbe’s Passover Cake

This is a “sponge” cake recipe. I think it tastes best around the 2nd or 3rd day. Ingredients 12 eggs (separated) 1.5 cups sugar Juice of 1 lemon Juice of 1/2 orange 3/4 cup cake meal 1/2 cup potato starch Directions Beat egg yolks well while adding sugar and juices. Add cake meal and starch [...]

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