Sherring’s Goodreads: Handbook for an Unpredictable Life

Handbook for an Unpredictable Life: How I Survived Sister Renata and My Crazy Mother, and Still Came Out Smiling by Rosie Pérez My rating: 4 of 5 stars I was completely in shock and awe throughout Rosie Perez’s memoir Handbook for an Unpredictable Life: How I Survived Sister Renata and My Crazy Mother, and Still … More Sherring’s Goodreads: Handbook for an Unpredictable Life

Plain Oatmeal is Gross

I don’t like plain oatmeal. It’s gross. I’d prefer not to eat it all, but in my lifetime, I’ve read dozens of articles about eating well, and oatmeal always makes the list. Its bountiful benefits include being a good source of energy with protein, helping to regulate cholesterol and blood pressure, being full of fiber, … More Plain Oatmeal is Gross

I Can’t Read the Prescription, but the Price is Clear

You know it’s bad when the pharmacist’s eyes bulge after she scans your prescription and asks if you are aware of the cost. I didn’t join in her incredulousness. That moment happened with her co-worker days before. Thursday during my morning process of getting ready for work, I reached for one of three prescription eye … More I Can’t Read the Prescription, but the Price is Clear

Milk Does a Body Good

I grew up on good old-fashioned whole milk.  The thicker the better. I loved how it used to coat my tongue. In elementary school, I always opted for the carton of plain milk over chocolate. Not that I didn’t like chocolate milk. My parents used to buy Nestlé Quik, strawberry and chocolate flavored. And Ovaltine. … More Milk Does a Body Good