Summertime is the time for a cold and creamy milkshake. This sweet drink that goes way back in time, is a creation of milk, ice cream, and flavorings such as chocolate syrup. Back in my waitressing days (yes, I was a server) I'd make these drinks that took time using steel containers that you stuck into a machine (my shakes often whirled too fast and spilled onto the floor and [...]
Awhile back, while I was scrolling through social media I came across this quote from actor Hugh Laurie:
“It's a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you're ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There is almost no such thing as ready. There is only now. And you may as well do it now. Generally speaking, now [...]
By Cal Orey
#1 Book Penned at Lake TahoeAs a kid during summertime bar-b-ques and potato salad were common. In the backyard we'd be dished up a plate of chicken, corn on the cob, and a scoop of salad. History shows American-style potato salad comes from Europe. My mom would put it together using russet potatoes, plain mayonnaise, mustard, pickles, celery, and spices. I liked it but as time [...]
Get up, do life, wonder if there's more, sleep, repeat.
Sound familiar? Life is busy. And for most of us there's a day-in-day-out routine that we have, that's often operated on auto-pilot.
There's zero problem with that if you like what you do, and if all your variables are working well for you. I hope they are. Yet for [...]