A St. Patrick’s Day Prayer

Blessed St. Patrick’s Day!From ‘St. Patrick’s Breastplate Prayer’:I bind unto myself the Name,The strong Name of the Trinity;By invocation of the same.The Three in One, and One in Three,Of Whom all nature hath creation,Eternal Father, Spirit, Word:Prai…

THE NEXT CULINARY BUZZWORD: HAWAIJ

HERE’S ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE TWO-FACED YEMENI KITCHEN STAPLEClifton, NJ, JAN 30, 2019 – Foodie pop quiz: What spice has one unusual name, is spelled at least five different ways, can be either savory or sweet but never both, and could hold hea…

The Latest on Dom

These were Dom’s latest numbers 2/27 at Tulane.   The second set is from Slidell Cancer Center on 2/7.  The numbers in parentheses are from November 2018.WBC:  7.3   6.5  (8.3 three months ago)RBC:   4.1&nbs…

Super Bowl Sunday Fun Day

Joe and Carina drove in from Pensacola for the night.  I cooked an 18# Country Ham from a pal in Kentucky.  I also made Siracha Deviled Eggs, Loaded Potato Salad, Cream Cheese and Pepper Jelly.  Made my first attempt at Tiramisu.&nb…

Cold Weather Tips For Peripheral Neuropathy

A few years ago, I lived with the hope that my chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN) would disappear over time. Since I’d had Taxol every week for six months, the CIPN side effect was not unexpected. The availability of cold socks/gloves/ca…

New Contest: Vote for Dumbest PETA Campaign

PETAKillsAnimals.com Launches “Dumbest PETA Campaign” ContestWinner will receive a 12-month subscription to meat delivery service Butcher BoxWhat’s worse: Trivializing the Holocaust, or making light of sexual violence? Those are just two examples from …