I thought I’d make the kids pancakes for breakfast. They wanted waffles. Not to be defeated, I came up with these.
As much as I hate Eid shopping, I must say I enjoyed myself this week looking at the window displays of what is passing as fashion in Amman these days. I snapped some pics and added links for my own amusement. I hope some of you get a chuckle out of them as well. May […]
Reblogged from This Limerick Called Life: Pillowy pancakes stuffed with cheese or nuts Gotta have some. No ifs, ands, or buts. With your syrup so sweet You make our Ramadan complete How we love you to fill our guts. Steaming fresh rounds made before us Store bought to avoid all the fuss. Taken home to […]
Reblogged from This Limerick Called Life: I wish you all the very best As you put your willpower to the test. Let your prayers be heard And rewards be assured On this holy month so blessed. Ramadan Kareem to all! Two years ago I wrote this little limerick. The sentiments hold true today. Ramadan Kareem!
Oh, these hot days of summer. They make a lady want to run out of the kitchen as fast as she can. But the kids want lasagna, so why not do what Mrs. Chips did and make this delicious lunch with minimal effort on your part? 1/2 kilo ground beef 1 can pinto beans, drained […]
Following the poetry prompt of writing a poem that starts each line with a letter of the alphabet, I’ve written what I consider the personification of the children’s book Chicka Chicka Boom Boom. I hope you like it! Already a start to a Beautiful day Chasing rainbows Doing okay Entertaining thoughts Feeling alive Go on and give me […]
Reblogged from This Limerick Called Life: Reposted in honor of finals and all those studious beauties and bodacious bros. Also my entry into Jingle’s Poet Rally. I suppose you could say I’m being tested as well! While some are on winter break, Jordanian students are wrapping up their mid-terms. This poem is for my daughter, […]
Okay, this will never go viral, but it entertained me and anyone who ran across it on my facebook wall for a couple of days. I just wanted to post it for posterity’s sake. Every day I’m chucklin’. Hey, that could be my new catchphrase. Hmm. First, my little plagiarizer of a daughter (Kidding, I […]
While surfing on the web today, I found an interesting way to whittle away 10 minutes of my time from today’s post from Buzzfeed entitled Find Out Where You’d Be If You Dug Straight Through The Earth. I found out that there would be no more surfing on the web, more like a lot of sailing on […]