While in the newfie chat forum, I began to learn how to use the software; Paint Shop Pro. With the many photo manipulations to tease in the threads, to making cards or avatars, I soon began to try my had at digital Painting.
In my first attempt, I was reunited with my first love; my Art.
3 cups mincemeat
1 can eaglebrand milk
2 cups mixed fruit etc etc
2 1/2 cups flour
1 tsp soda
3/4 cup flour
3/4 cup butter
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup coconut
1 tsp b powder
*reserve 1 heaping cup of crumbs, press 15 min bake 350
3 eggs frothy
1 cup sugar
1/4 cup butter
1/4 cup lemon juice
2 tsp zest
*Heat , stir 5 min til thick
Bake 20 min brown
3/4 cup shortening
1 cup b sugar
1 tsp vanilla
1/4 cup milk2 cups flore
1 tsp soda
1 tsp salt
2 cups oats
1/4 cup flour for rolling out cookies
Refrigerate dough for 30 minutes
1/2 lb dates 1/2 cup sugar water
2 cups Flour
2 Tbsp W Sugar
1 tsp Salt
4 tsp Baking Powder
1/2 cup cold Butter or Margarine
1 Egg, beaten + milk = 1 cup liquid
In a bowl sift flour, sugar, salt & baking powder. Cut in cold butter. Make a well and pour in liquid.
Mix to form a ball. Knead then roll out and cut.
Place on baking sheet.
Bake at 400 for approx. 15-20 minutes until golden brown.
What exactly is gratitude?
Oxford’s dictionary says, “Gratitude is the quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness.”
When I see “readiness to show appreciation” my immediate response is Continue reading “Gratitude”
Last month, I experienced many emotions in seeing a new ad that was out by Cineplex; “Lily & the Snowman”. It gave me much fodder for thought.
In seeing it I said, “Oh my, is that ever beautiful!” my heartstrings were pulled and tears welled up in my eyes. I loved it so much I shared it on my wall.
Noticing a strange feeling in Continue reading “Codependency… the Silence of Self”
The subject of last weeks life writing series was “Broken”.
During an exercise, we received a picture of a vase that looked like a puzzle. We then were asked, “What has been broken in your life?” and had to Continue reading “Broken”
For the past several weeks when contemplating on things to write about, a particular subject kept popping up for me and I kept putting it on the back burner. With the events of the past week, I feel compelled to sit down now with pen to paper.
Many of you know of my Continue reading “Addiction… the loss of control”