Cooking without tasting..and a fabulous recipe for pesto!

Having “Invisalign” plastic braces has many advantages over regular, metal ones..but there are a few drawbacks that are particularly irksome; one of which is the requirement that you have them on over twenty hours a day.  And while you have them on you cannot eat A THING.. not one blessed thing…which leads me to the subject…

Shore Leave

   You always knew when an American carrier was floating off the coast. Tenders (little boats) shuttled eager sailors to shore in a back and forth that went on for days. Military police with white armbands patrolled the sidewalks ready to repatriate the drunk and/or disorderly with the mother ship at the very first sign…

My Invisalign Adventure

For years my dentists in both Florida and then in Charlotte have been pointing out the obvious; my teeth, esp on the bottom, were getting very crowded. All of them offered Invisalign which I declined every time..until this Spring when a few teeth basically were pushed “out of line” and I started looking a bit…