I hope everyone had a wonderful Mother's Day.
We did. This past weekend was a birthday,
and Mother's Day all in one.
I decided to make a version of
I made an angel food cake.
I cut up some beautiful strawberries.
I love strawberries in a white bowl.
Despite the fact I have an outdated mauve countertop,
beads, jewelry components, voodoo dolls,
and a stained tea towel on the kitchen counter
it makes me feel like Martha.
Just for a minute.
Even though, I've heard from a very good source
that Martha does not have
Voodoo dolls on her counter top.
Let the strawberries sit and macerate
That's the word.
You can look it up.
Use it in a sentence.
Amaze your friends!
It means, "soften by soaking in liquid."
Actually all they are doing is soaking up sugar.
They weren't quite as sweet as I had hoped.
And here they are.
Please pay no attention to all of the
junk sitting on the table.
We had a great dinner.
I made everything.
Chicken, steaks, crab legs...
Well, almost not
I lost them.
For about 20 minutes.
For about 20 minutes 3 adults scoured the kitchen
looking for frozen crab legs.
You wouldn't really think
that they would be that easy to lose,
now would you?
wait for it...
They can't just
Ever notice when you lose something. I mean, really LOSE something the conversation becomes surreal?
While looking for said crablegs
we said things like:
Did you check the garbage? Maybe you threw them away.
Did you look in the basement?
How about the garage? Do you think you put them in the garage?
Amanda. Would you check the pantry?
Do you think you put them in with your beads?
Hey! Did anyone check the computer room??
How about the bathroom? Oh, you already looked there? Good.
We found them
3 adults checked the refrigerator approximately
They were in there.
In the cheese drawer.
And the voodoo dolls?
They didn't help one iota.
Not a bit.
You are wondering about these, aren't you?
Well. Aren't you?
Hope you had a marvelous Mother's Day!