Monthly Archives: April 2020

Timing, THIS And Our Own “U.N.”

Since “safer at home” became our new normal, there have been many nights over the dinner table with Johnnie’s Dad, John, when, along with prayers for health care workers, first responders, friends & family, one of us would comment on … Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Partly Personal | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Johnnie’s Gluten-Free Apple Pidumpling

Want a little more cocooning cooking for comfort? This is what I call Apple Pidumpling (Get it, pie and dumpling?). Apple Pidumpling 4-5 lg. cooking apples (Gala, Honeycrisp, etc.) Peel and slice…need enough apples to generously fill a round cake … Continue reading

Posted in Gluten-Free Diet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Politics, Family & Friends

It really came out of the blue.  There I (Steve) was checking my Facebook feed when a post from a long time friend popped up.  I started to read it and saw that it was one of those posts that … Continue reading

Posted in Partly Personal, Political | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

When You’re All Out Of “Quarantine Snacks” ….

There are times when you NEED something sweet and like us you may have eaten your “quarantine snacks” and now you’re down to Starlite peppermints and a few chocolate chips. If you have peanut butter with just 3 ingredients you … Continue reading

Posted in Gluten-Free Diet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tom Hoots

We’ve always liked Tom Hoots.  We first met several years ago while spending some time at our second home, in Panama City Beach, Fl.  Tom is one of the hosts of “The Morning Mix” on WKGC-FM, in Panama City. We’d … Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Hurricane Michael, Radio, WKGC | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

From Safer Inside Our House To Yours “Happy Easter”

Of course, this year is different. Since we’re staying “safer at home,” there might not be as many around our dinner table this Easter. BUT, there will be just as much love and warmth shared with our family and with … Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Holidays, Partly Personal | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Toffee Crack!

In need of a salty-sweet treat to make the day better bunky? If you have butter, brown sugar, crackers or matzo crackers or pretzels salted or unsalted and a bag of chocolate chips you’re keeping for emergencies you are ready … Continue reading

Posted in Gluten-Free Diet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment