Posts Tagged: candy

Recipe for a goody bag

Just returned from Dollar Tree (yay, a real $1 store!) and will now spend the rest of the afternoon/evening making goody bags for Friday. Seeing as this will be all I have planned (maybe peeking at the World Series and Heat opener while working), I thought I could share my “recipes” for an excellent Halloween… Read more »

Halloween is something to work at…at work

Continuing our week long Halloween posts, it’s time for us to hop into the wayback machine for a little trip.  All buckled? Last post, we talked about the origins of my Halloween giveaways, which started when I got a home of my own.  I became a homeowner for the first time about a year and… Read more »

Halloween is my bag

It’s Halloween week (plus some) at the JMD blog!  Lots to talk about, so read on… When I was but a tadpole, I had a few very favorite things:  reading, baseball and collecting.  It didn’t take long for the former duo to impact the latter. Early on, I gravitated to comic books, which appealed to… Read more »


I’m a big fan of Peanuts as you know (and if you don’t, scout up the post “Genius”), so I happily use Charlie Brown’s exclamation of dismay quite often.  It makes a non-vulgar substitute after mistakes in some highly charged tennis matches. Sadly, today’s blog is about the actual furry creatures and not cartoon comments…. Read more »

My own personal Peep show

Now going on day five of my imprisonment due to my convalescing foot.  Today was the first day I could almost stand flat on it without jerking like I was on hot coals.  That must mean it’s healing, right? Fortunately, Floridians usually err on the side of a well-stocked pantry/fridge.  This tends to be the… Read more »