I’m not sure you understand how terribly ill I am, coughcough

I found the perfect present for my hubby: Bonny Becker’s children’s book: The Sniffles for Bear (Bear and Mouse). It’s like giving him a self-portrait! I’m so terribly ill Because whenever hubby gets sick, he acts like Bear. Whining and acting like he’s on death’s door. And just like Bear, he doesn’t really w├ínt to…

There’s no use fighting over Brussels Sprouts

‘Right! This Sunday we’re having Brussels Sprouts!’ hubby declared haughtily and threw a bag of Brussels Sprouts on the table. But I had planned vegetable soup! I was unpleasantly surprised, because I had planned some nice and easy-to-make vegetable soup for our Sunday dinner. So I asked: ‘Will you be doing the cooking next Sunday…

Soup Envy

My husband and I wage a silent battle about who works the hardest, and who’s the most tired. But apart from that, we fight about who can cook the best soup. Bland versus spicy Hubby says his soup tastes the best, but I think it’s more bland than Tinkiewinkie without his red purse. So I…