Month: November 2011

Cherry Preserves

2 lbs of sweet, Bing (?) cherries from the previously abandoned house next door 1/4 cup sugar mixed with 2t of Pomona pectin (sans calcium water) Scant 2 cups of sugar Dash of salt 1T of balsamic vinegar 1 1/2 T fresh squeezed lemon juice Yield was 

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A poem for my siblings to celebrate my own birthday.  I suck at getting cards, phone calls and gifts out on time, despite my best intentions.  (Which don’t count for a hill of beans, it seems.) My birthday approaching,I thought it the timeto send birthday 

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Twitter poetry, in very bad taste:

my butt on fire/ delicious chile rojo/ only time relieves. #haiku #apologies

A Poem for Grace

Here’s to Graceat 41 Bore two daughtersand one son Lovely, witty, smartand fun Happy Birthday41