Monday, February 14, 2011

Monday, Monday

That was a great song.  In the day, the Mamas and the Papas were great.  Or however they spelled their group's name.  I did love Queen Latifah's take on California Dreaming, too.

Anywho, today I'm just beginning to feel like a human.  We've had some interestingly warm temperatures again... 80's, and the allergens are flying like crazy!  Post nasal drip is just mean... mean, I tells ya!

Oh boy, got a new laptop from work today, and a nice docking bay, so I scrounged an old monitor and now I can actually SEE when I work from home. ;)  Ahh, life is good!  And kids, don't take your eyesight for granted for Mother Nature has some pretty special surprises in store for you right about your fortieth birthday! 

I read up on some studies still being run on the use of Herceptin in Esophageal cancer, and while it had positive benefits for prolonging life, I think it was up to 20% for the survival rate.  Now, granted, all of them had surgery, so... alas.  But still, 20% is a lot better than the 5-7% without it!  So bring on the herceptin cocktails!  Just hold out, body, that's all I ask. :)

Saturday morning, Jane and I decided to look in our numerous cookbooks for something good to make for dinner.  I was feeling kinda crappy, so nothing really was catching my eye.  I had turned on the TV, and the Cooking Channel had some Pillsbury cook-off queen, or something, and she made fajitas (chicken, too!) in braided crescent roll dough.  We decided it looked scrumptious.  So, we made it, and YES, it WAS!  Quite excellent, and we'll do it again, I think although for us, we'll add more veggies.  I'm thinking sauteed carrot sticks, zucchini, some slice up mushrooms... oh yes!

Now, I had better go find some dinner.  Sadly, and yet happily, there were no leftovers of the fajita crescent braid. :D

Keep warm, and HAPPY VALENTINE's DAY!!!!!

1 comment:

  1. Gotta love sauteed veggies (especially zucchinis and mushrooms) :)

    <3 Robi

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