Category Archives: Ikea

The Lost Weekend Chronicles. Part Two–Sick With Cinderella on Saturday A Bit of Shopping on Sunday!

As usual, it’s always great when any of the kids come home for a weekend. Such was the case when Oona came home from New York on Friday evening with Bonaparte and me. She’s been working so hard and she … Continue reading

Posted in Bates Family, Burl Ives. Lavender Blue, Cinderella 2015; Cate Blanchett, Duggars, Feminists, Fragonard, Helena Bonham Carter, Ikea, Old Navy | 3 Comments

Dessert Challenges, Proper Soup Bowl And A Bit of Primer For Today!

Hey buddyroos! I’m sure you are now familiar with Bonaparte’s “Dessert Challenge”. What’s that? You’re not? OK—I’ll go over the backstory. Long ago, Long, long ago, when Monsieur Bonaparte was “un petit garcon” in France, he had a dessert. Little … Continue reading

Posted in Baked Alaska, Desserts, Hourglass Veil Primer, Ikea, New Young Pony Club, Omelette Norvegienne, Planting Pots, Soup Bowls | 2 Comments