Bonnie Parks

Word Of The Week April 29

CHARETTE (SHUH-RET) Intense work to meet a deadline. A period of intense work, especially group work undertaken to meet a deadline. When the wedding dress was accidentally lost the night before the wedding, the fashion house staff spent the night working together in a CHARETTE


HOTTEE COFFEE Sometimes you want a hot, sweet drink. ****PEPPERMINT MOCHA COFFEE**** 1 Cup strong brewed coffee(To make strong brewed coffee: double the amount of coffee you normally use) 1 Cup milk 1/8 to 1/4 cup sugar (to your taste) 2 Tablespoons baking cocoa 3 hard peppermint candy disks or candy canes (finely crushed) Use…

Word Of The Week April 1st

HAMMOCK(ecology) NOUN (ham-ek) HAMMOCK is a term used in the south eastern United States for stands of trees, usually hardwood that form an ecological island in a contrasting  eco system.  Hammocks grow on elevated areas, often just a few inches high, surrounded by wetlands that are too wet to support them. I always wondered what…