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Best pot roast is best

Feb 10, 2015 - Food - 0 Comments - Standard

Lalas So Southern Pot Roast & Cornbread – oysters and pearls. Have done this twice now and it is amazing. Season & brown the meat Add the beef broth & raw vegtables Cover & stick in a 300 oven for two hours Take out meat & vegtables, whisk in soup & water Put cooked food back in with the softer […]

Quote by E.E. Cummings

Jan 06, 2015 - Internet - 0 Comments - Quote

Goodreads | Quote by E.E. Cummings: “It takes courage to grow up and become who you …”. “It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.”

Seanan’s Tumblr | my father tells our dog, “don’t act mortally…

Dec 20, 2014 - Fiction - 0 Comments - Standard

my father tells our dog, “don’t act mortally wounded, i barely hurt you,” and i fall silent because those words have been used in my childhood after slaps that left welts on the side of my cheek and a scream in my ears that has never stopped ringing and i have my father’s talents i […]

First they came …

Dec 07, 2014 - General - 0 Comments - Quote

First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a Socialist. Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a Trade Unionist. Then they came for the Jews, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a […]

How to Kick a Guy in the Balls: An Illustrated Guide

Nov 21, 2014 - General - 0 Comments - Standard

There’s two ranges where a groin kick works: close and mid-range. Say someone grabs you face to face, or pins you to the wall, and your hands are blocked. Now you’re close-range. What do you do? You come in closer, as close as you can, and with every ounce of adrenaline and aggression in your […]

How a lot of work (& a little money) got me a new work wardrobe

Oct 14, 2014 - General - 0 Comments - Standard

Near the end of Summer I was faced with the prospect of going back into an office full-time and quietly panicked about not having anything to wear. I still had many of my clothes from my last office job but it had been so long since I had worn them I wasn’t sure what kind […]

Plus Size Stores

Sep 10, 2014 - Links - 1 Comments - Standard

Just putting out a list of places to look when I need to shop for clothes 6pm.com asos avenue belk Catherine’s Dillard’s Evans Fashion to Figure Forever 21 H&M JC Penney Jessica London Just My Size Kohl’s Land’s End Macy’s Madison Plus Select ModCloth Nordstrom Old Navy OneStopPlus Pennington’s Sears SimplyBe Target Torrid Accessories: NineWest […]

Are Our Bodies Really Built for Satiety? | Dear Fatty

Jul 29, 2014 - Food - 0 Comments - Quote

As a result of all of this musing about satiety, I have made a few changes in my way of eating that I think have helped. I try to eat a lot more vegetables, as 1) the physical feeling of fullness does contribute to satiety and vegetables provide that without adding many calories, and 2) […]

Retro Rack: The eShakti Dresses Arrive, Gail’s Report!

Jul 08, 2014 - Online Services - 0 Comments - Standard

eShakti is an online store where you can customize your order for just $8 with your measurements and (depending on the garment) your preferences for length, sleeves and neckline. Besides being one of my favorite writers, Gail Carriger is a devoted fashionista and knowledgeable sewer with her own wardrobe challenges so I was happy when […]