Bonnie Parks

DECEMBER 2

MOT JUSTE NOUN (Moh-zhewst) The exactly right word phrasing An appropriate word Writers tend to care more than the average person about using MOT JUSTE I always tried to use MOT JUSTE  when writing my term papers

Low Carb Side Dishes for Thanksgiving Meal or Potluck Offering

Thanksgiving is all about high carb.  Mashed potatoes, candied yams, stuffing….  Your family or guests may appreciate a low carb dish.  Fancied up vegetable sides maybe just the right offering. *****Brown-sugar glazed beets-or carrots**** 3 Tablespoons brown sugar 2 Tablespoons orange juice 1 Tablespoon unsalted butter 1/4 Teaspoon salt 1/4 Teaspoon pepper 3 Cups steamed…

October 28

CONTRONYM NOUN (con-tro-nym) CONTRONYM is a word that’s its own opposite If you seed the lawn you add seeds.  But if you seed a bell pepper you remove the seeds The same word ends up with contradictory meaning. Cleave can mean cut in half or stick together Something that is fast is either stuck firmly…