Diva Ranting: Manners…Southern Style…

Grandma’s Unspoken Rules of Etiquette That Every Southerner Follows: There's social etiquette and then there's Grandma’s etiquette. None of these rules are written down. Southerners just absorb them through cornbread and the liquid sugarcane we call sweet tea. It should come as no surprise that I find many Southern rules for proper etiquette revolve around …

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Diva Tasting: Pork in Plum Sauce….

Pork and Plum Sauce Ingredients 2 Tablespoons Vegetable Oil 8 Boneless Pork Chops Sea Salt And Ground Black Pepper To Taste 1 Large Clove Garlic, Minced ¼ Cup Soy Sauce 3 Tablespoons Red Wine Vinegar 2 Tablespoons Brown Sugar ¼ Teaspoon Ground Ginger Pinch Ground Cloves 5 Fresh Plums, Pitted And Coarsely Chopped Directions Step …

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Diva Ranting: Why We Are Alone…

I’ve always had OCD... a I count and observe patterns. Can’t help myself. In the last 10 years I’ve noticed that media tools at our finger tips have changed lives immensely. I sit in Church and at restaurant and listen and observe. Conversations have developed in patterns just like everything else. Years ago, in the …

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Diva Musing: Public Enemy Number 1…Malignant Narcissist…

Malignant Narcissist public enemy Number 1 I have this place where I go hang and observe. If you have been with us awhile you know I study the Malignant Narcissist and the harm they do to society. I did not learn to identify them until my sixties so I may be behind the rest of …

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Diva Ranting: Queen’s Rules of Engagement…

Several years ago I dismissed my class for lunch and went into the kitchen to get the burrito I’d placed in the convection oven to cook. It was laying on the cabinet with a note that said do not place metal in this unit. The convection oven clearly had metal shelves and sides!!!!! I got …

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Diva Ranting: Negativity Online….

2022 Blog Rant on Negative Video Games Can someone out there please tell me why, why, why they put out these video games as ads on my word game apps…. about adultery and cheating, about being unkind and throwing people out in the cold? Overall trash games to let people soak in trash and melancholy. …

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Diva Ranting: Chaos Accounting…

Chaos Accounting As it happens I do accounting for Betty and Barney Rubble in Bedrock. Those humans still on full analogue mode. I worked for fortune 500 companies for 43 Years and never came up with the level of inefficient, in effective organizational skills a Betty Rubble. In a world gone mad, total lack of …

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Diva Musing: Holidays Reminder

THANKSGIVING/HOLIDAYS Time to get that turkey and store up the pantry with thanksgiving/holiday ingredients….just in case there is another lock down. One never knows these days. I still lie by the Girl Scout motto instilled in me long ago…” Be Prepared”… So for the next week or so we will be making sure you have …

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