Wild Salmon Patty Sliders (from a can)

I have two warring voices in my head right now. One is screaming, “Just SHUT UP and tell them about the Salmon Patties, it doesn’t matter, nobody cares how you feel, they just want the FOOD. Give them the FOOD!” The other is telling me to apologize. For being away so long. For not writing and telling you I was swamped. And for coming on every year or so to say, “I’ll be writing more”, when I’m not. Oh wait. Another voice is coming through. #3 says, “Stop apologizing. Everyone knows Read more […]

Fast and Easy No-Crust Quiche. . . .with Spinach, Ham, and Colby Jack or however you like.

 I am not my mother. It is such a travesty. I am tired. She never was. She is beautiful, well-groomed without reproach. I forgot to comb my hair and take a shower yesterday. She did crafts with me, always made yummy dinners, and made everything in my world special. I speak in a loud voice and say “no!” much too often. Right now, I’m living my life trying to reach for her standards. I’m not there. You can ask my children if you need verification. Monday was my mothers birthday and I called Read more […]