Monthly Archives: March 2012
Nature. Do you like to go out into it? What do you like to do? Camping? Hiking? Walking in Nature? What do you appreciate in nature?
Senseless Acts of Beauty: What is your favorite piece of artwork, and why?
Random Acts of Kindness: Has anyone ever rescued you from the side of the road, taken you in on a rainy day, or loaned you $$ at the checkout? Tell us about someone who stepped in to be your hero, when you did not expect it.
Challenges. What is on the plate right now? What are you excited about tackling? Share why you are thankful for these things.
Home Sweet Home. No matter what is going on in your economical picture, if you are reading this, you probably have a roof over your head.
Tell us what you like best about where you live.
Refreshing lemonade to make at anytime of the year, but especially to cool off when the temperatures rise.
1 cup sugar (can reduce to 3/4 cup)
1 tbsp chopped, fresh ginger
1 cup water (for simple syrup)
1 cup Lemon Juice
4 cups Water, Cold to dilute
1. Make simple syrup by heating the sugar, adding a tablespoon of chopped, fresh ginger, and water in a small saucepan until the sugar is dissolved completely.
2. While the sugar is dissolving, use a juicer to extract the juice from 4 to 6 lemons, enough for one cup of juice.
3. Add the juice and the sugar-water to a pitcher. Add 3 to 4 cups of cold water, more or less to the desired strength. Refrigerate 30 to 40 minutes. If the lemonade is a little sweet for your taste, add a little more straight lemon juice to it.
4. Serve with ice, sliced lemons.
Serving Ideas: Add sliced strawberries or blueberries to the final lemonade.
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Your favorite place. Where is it? What is it like? Tell us why you love it.
A program, a prayer, a creed, do you have one of those?
Tell us why it is important to you.
Beautiful dreamer, have you accomplished any goals in your life? Graduate school, college, learn to drive a car, learn to tie your shoes, wrote a book,visited the Great Wall of China?
Name one thing you set your mind on doing that you accomplished.
Laughter is the best medicine. Who in your life is the best Doctor, then?
Name someone you think is hilarious, whether you know him/her in person or not.