Posts in category "humor"
How many times have you picked out a potato chip or any other food from a bag and it was shaped like one of the fifty states, or the exact replica of Jesus Christ, Virgin Mary or one of our Presidents? I have eaten a lot of chips, always hoping to have that one chip... Read more »
It’s blogapalooza. What does that mean, you ask? Once a month, ChicagoNow bloggers have one hour to create a post starting at 9 pm and all must publish at the same time at 10 pm. The topic this month was to write what my guilty pleasure is. Well, here I go… Everyone has a guilty... Read more »
There is only one explanation why the word menopause is not one of the 7 dirty words George Carlin said in his very funny comedy bit—because HE IS A MAN! There are many adjectives I could use to describe menopause such as cruel and unusual punishment; however, before I get to my rant I want... Read more »
American Girl dolls are so popular among young girls and hated by many parents. I never really knew much about these dolls since I have boys aged 23 and 25; however, my nieces are completely mesmerized by the entire American Girl doll hullabaloo—yes I did use the word hullabaloo. Girls can either choose to purchase... Read more »
I love Italy. I love the people, the food, the culture. When I was in Florence 3 years ago, I felt as if I was home. I must have Italian blood in me (I even shared my famous marinara sauce with you which is at the end of this post). Is it possible that this... Read more »
Creating a bucket list sounds like a great idea; unfortunately, we tend to begin writing it only when we realize we are not going to live forever. I started my list when I was 46 years old. While I have checked a few things off of it, my list will never be realized not only... Read more »
I wanted to submit my recipes for both my gluten-free potato pancakes (latkes) and potato kugel; but I did not know which day would be best to do that. I thought and I thought and it hit me…how about during Hanukkah since potato latkes scream Hanukkah. But there are 8 days of Hanukkah, so which day... Read more »
Welcome to Nancy’s World! I hope you enjoy reading my blog as much as I enjoy writing it. While I had a blog on another site, I am so thrilled to have moved it to ChicagoNow. Let me tell you a little bit about me. I am a nurse practitioner who has a wealth of... Read more »
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