In the Pink

This old phrase means feeling good; in good health.

Many things are pink:

Pink lemonade

The sky at dawn and dusk

A perfectly cooked medium rare steak

Miss Piggy


Elvis’s Pink Cadillac

Rosé wine

Cotton Candy

The Pink Panther


Our little finger

Pink grapefruit


“Pink” slipped

Pink Floyd

Pretty in Pink, […]

The Kossuth Colony

Immigration 100 Years Ago

My Hungarian mother was born and grew up in Dayton, Ohio near the remanents of the Kossuth Colony. Her immigrants parents, my grandparents, actually lived there for years.

The Kossuth Colony was built in 1905–1906 to house the Eastern European immigrant workers for one of Dayton’s […]

Q. What Foods Can Be Frozen?


A. Just about everything.

Some exceptions would be canned foods (except after opening,) eggs, and dairy products are a few. Anything with a high water content is not a good candidate for freezing as the water will freeze and then make the food mushy as it defrosts.

You can freeze anything, but the […]