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Candy’s TGIF Sick Tot-tini

“One of the boys here has a cold, and the doctor told his mom it’s definitely contagious,” Teacher Nicole tells me apologetically as Skye coughs on cue. Damn. The last time we went down this road, the cold was followed by an...

Easter Kitties!

An important follow-up to yesterday’s somber Easter tribute, “Doggies in Bonnets,” celebrating KITTIES IN BONNETS!  (And other ridiculous Easter gear.)

Easter Doggies

With Easter right around the corner, I thought it would only be appropriate to honor the holiday as it was meant to be:  by laughing at pictures of dogs in Easter bonnets.

Candy’s TGIF Chocolate Martini

After pouring my heart out about the life lessons I recently learned, a couple of you wrote to me about one of my more poignant epiphanies:  that Godiva liqueur and vanilla vodka yield heaven in a martini glass. 

Sign of the Apocalypse

Cooking is like watching “Dr. Phil”:  it’s fine if other people want to do it, and many people do for reasons unbeknownst to me, but don’t expect me to do it in MY house.  Blessed with neither the talent nor the...

“I Can Haz Nikon?”

Ed. note:  I would like to preface this story by apologizing for using an Lolcats-type headline.  I could not resist, even though I do NOT BELIEVE IN LOLCATS for the simple reason that everyone knows cats are much better spellers than that...