Wednesday, April 30, 2014

recipe: SuperSimple Irish Brown Soda Bread

This SuperSimple recipe for Irish Brown Soda Bread comes from Ashford Castle in Ireland

Irish Brown Soda Bread from recipe from Ashford Castle in Ireland


More SuperSimple Recipes.

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image © 2014 Carole Terwilliger Meyers

Monday, April 28, 2014

dim sum photo gallery


Ever wonder how to tell one dim sum from another?

My favorite dim sum item is fried taro dumplings:

fried taro dumplings at Hong Kong East Ocean Seafood Restaurant in Emeryville, California

More about dim sum and great places to enjoy it in San Francisco (scroll down past "restaurants").


Ideas for travel adventures in California and the U.S. and around the world.

image ©2014 Carole Terwilliger Meyers

Friday, April 25, 2014

how to peel a potato efficiently


Next time you need a potato peeled fast--ask a man to help!


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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

man makes animal sounds


How many of these animal sounds can YOU make?


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Friday, April 18, 2014

cats and ducks together


This lovely Irish story is told by a lovely Irish couple.


More cats.

More ducks.

More things to do in Ireland.

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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

giraffe birth


In celebration of spring, watch along with some zoo visitors as this baby reticulated giraffe is born at the Memphis Zoo.


More giraffes.

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Friday, April 11, 2014

dog family takes a drive


This is hilarious!  Believe it or not, it is a Subaru commercial--actually two Subaru commercials.


More dog items.

More commercials. 

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item contributed by Helen Goldberg

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

recipe: SuperSimple TJ’S Japanese-style fried rice with broccoli

This SuperSimple Japanese fried rice recipe is perfect for a last-minute meal from the freezer.

SuperSimple recipe for TJ’S Japanese-style Fried Rice with Broccoli


More SuperSimple Recipes.

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image ©2014 Carole Terwilliger Meyers

Monday, April 7, 2014

this kitty is very busy taking care of business


This kitty is good at making a mess but also good at cleaning it up.


More cats.

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item contributed by Jeff Feiffer

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

flying penguins


Did you know that some penguins can fly? Check out these amazing Emperor Penguins as they fly from Antarctica to South America. Watch to the very end.


More penguins.

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