Walking With Them


Walking with those in Standing Rock. Water Is Life. I’ve signed every petition, prayed every prayer…now what? Water Is Life.waterislife

Political Atmosphere Selfie


I’m trying to be strong, up-beat and pro-active. I’ve written to my Congressperson four times in the last few days. Then I listen to the news and the storm clouds roll in…..politicalatmosphere

A Light Snow


Today’s weather selfie. Snow.

lightsnow

 

Aprons, yes or no?


Do you wear an apron when you cook? I don’t. I have one, but I have never bothered to take the time the put the damn thing on. Why? Why bother? I run into the kitchen after work and begin. There is no dawdling; no pondering the situation, no gazing into the depths of the deep, dark, refrigerator. And no measuring devices will ever taint one of my dishes. Let’s just get the job done! First you open the freezer and check out the meats, and if no meats are being sacrificed, then move on to the vegetable drawer. Easy, sauces, pots, pans, a little of this and that and, voilá, we have a meal!

I’ve been told that I cook the way I paint – with no patience. When I got married, my husband was aghast at how dirty the kitchen became when I cooked. I’m still not sure what he was complaining about. I mean, I always put my ingredients away after I use them. But preparation is like conducting an orchestra. Things splatter, pop, sizzle and fly across the room. I have stopped throwing the spaghetti against the wall to see if it’s done, mostly because our ceilings are really high in the kitchen. Continue reading

When Time Flies and A Second Time Around


We did it. We self published two little books that will probably never sell but here they are!!!!

When Time Flies_Page_01 and then Colorized Book Book 2 v4_Page_01

http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_ss_c_0_15?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=penny+ross+burk&sprefix=Penny+Ross+Burk%2Caps%2C129

Journal Rant On Pajamas


I have an issue with pajamas. It’s a love-hate thing. The warmth is so welcoming until you get in bed and the legs roll up to your crotch and then they twist…..hate! I’ll take suggestions from the fashion industry people.

PJComplaint

PJComplaint0001

Tag


Tag