Blueberry Crumb Bars

The reason Thursdays are my favorite day to go to work is because of Anna Maria.

Thursday is when Anna Maria comes and cleans the messes I make at home… the ones that aren’t emotional.

I wince at the thought of calling Anna Maria “my cleaning lady.”  I’m even more uncomfortable with how my building manager refers to her.  “The water will be turned off this week ‘cuz we’re installing low-flow toilets,” she informed me, “so be sure and tell your maid.”

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Cherry Butter Bars and the Milli Vanilli Connection

As I write this entry, I’m listening to the song Blame it on the Rain by Milli Vanilli. You remember those guys… Rob and Fab. I’m at a loss for a fun story to go along with this recipe. Here’s the dull reality: cherries were on sale at my Rock and Roll Ralphs and I bought way more than I’ll ever be able to nibble away before they go bad.

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