Entries by TaMara (HFG)

Recipe Thread: Winter Cooking Blues

As promised.. I’m so very tired of winter cooking. Stews, soups (ok, I’m never really tired of soup), roasted meats and veggies. Time to freshen things up. But with what? The produce section is often disappointing with flavorless items that haven’t seen the light of day. But there are some bright spots and with those […]

Pulling Muscles From A Shell: Open Thread

I promised you a recipe thread and puppy picture for tonight, but I didn’t expect my one and only client today to take all day. So I must delay. Tomorrow is another day! Ever since John posted about Rescuing Fish from a Flood, this song has been running through my head – I kept hearing […]

Fur Buddies Open Thread

I’ve had a couple of requests for a reprieve from the madness, so here are two of the seven feathered and furry friends who make my day better: Not the best quality, but I had to grab it with my cell phone before they stopped with this cuteness and moved on to different cuteness. I […]

Unilever Threatens Boycott of Facebook and Google

I find this encouraging. I have curtailed my Facebook and Twitter interactions dramatically since the election, but I’m not naive, these services are not going away anytime soon. They are fun, keep you in touch with family and friends, can assist in a revolution, and let you interact with politicians, businesses and celebrities – but […]

Saturday Night Open Thread

I have no idea where anyone is…and I have nothing interesting to share tonight. It’s snowing and freakin’ cold here at the moment, I spent the day cleaning and then got sucked into Travelers on Netflix.  I really liked it, but I’m not sure I can stick around for 24 episodes. What’s everyone up to […]

Great Dane Rescue: Florida

I know this is probably a long shot, but I wanted to bring Hank to your attention. Reading his story (ok, reading every rescue story while I was looking to rescue over the last two years) breaks my heart. There is just something about Danes. Hank is NOT for anyone who is not Giant Breed […]