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Life Hands You Lemons

Denton Community Market on Saturday is a feast for the eyes. I’m always surprised at the variety of fruits and vegetables … and the array of art available! People watching is always a treat, too. Last weekend my cohort in mischief, Julie Glover, and I decided to be part of the spectacle. She joined me…

Lettuce Consider Salad Greens

In the 1950s and 1960s if you ordered a “salad” with your meal at a restaurant it consisted of a big honkin’ wedge of bland iceberg lettuce smothered with a lava-like ooze of Thousand Island dressing. Because of that example, and because it was easy, my own momma served that kind of salad at her…

Chiming In

I’ve heard so many varying stories about the superstitions surrounding wind chimes that nothing rings true. Those “old wives” in the South tell tales that wind chimes will protect you by “frightening away evil spirits,” which sound good to me, because I don’t want them anywhere near me. However, according to the Chinese art of…