The Betta Feta Pizza (aka Rustic Pizza)

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Ah! Rustic. Rural. Bucolic. Images of the country. So relaxing. Right? Wrong! Just the thought of wolfing down this divine delight gets [...] Go to Post




Interview with STAN GOLDBERG

Stan Goldberg is one of the foremost comic cartoonists of all-time.  In 2012, he was unanimously elected and inducted into the National Cartoonists Society Hall of Fame.  His professional career began in 1949 with Timely Comics, the forerunner of Marvel Comics.  At Marvel, Stan was the artist responsible for the color schemes of some of [...] Go to Post




Presto Pesto Pasta (aka Creamy Pesto Rotini)

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Rotini is corkscrew shaped pasta. Often nicknamed scroodle or scroodle noodles, its unique shape makes it ideal to hold the pesto sauce. [...] Go to Post




The Winning To Do List Design is…

Last week, in conjunction with the List It and Stick To It Weekly Challenge, we held a poll to see which fun, free To Do List design was your favorite.  We present the winning design to you, in full color: The winner is the “Stick To It” To Do List!  To download the image, click [...] Go to Post




Weekly Challenge #4: Sell Items or Donate

A new weekly challenge will be revealed on Mondays. This month’s challenges will be devoted to Savings. *** It’s that time of year, when the birds are chirping,  the temperature is rising, and we all should start cleaning. It’s time to go through all the old stuff you have lying around.  Better to start now than [...] Go to Post




Weekend Round-Up for 6/17-6/23

Three weeks down, how many more to go? Who knows? As long as we can keep bringing you easy, delicious recipes, useful, simple tips, and the comics that go with them, maybe we can go on forever. Or at least a long time. Have you tried any of the six recipes that we’ve posted so [...] Go to Post




Beautiful Beer Braised Beef

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Many enjoy an occasional beer. Others never ever indulge. Whether you ever throw back a few brewskis, or have never felt so [...] Go to Post




Recipe: Rip Roarin’ Roasted Veggies

These recipes are the concoctions of (fictitious) cartoon comic chef extraordinaire, Sherri’s neighbor and cooking mentor, Chef Chumley.  Chef and Sherri are happy to bring them to you on Wednesdays and Fridays. *** Can’t get your loved ones to eat their vegetables?  Well, I hate to boast, but when you roast your veggies with my [...] Go to Post




Vote for Your Fun, Free “To-Do List” Design!

As you may already know, today’s Weekly Challenge is to Make a List and Stick To It.  In that spirit, we are creating a fun, free To Do List for you, our readers, to download and use! The whole point of Playing Grown-Ups is to add as much fun in all aspects of adulthood wherever [...] Go to Post




Weekly Challenge #3: List it and STICK TO IT!

A new weekly challenge will be revealed on Mondays. This month’s challenges will be devoted to Savings. *** Why is it whenever you go into the store you never end up getting just the items that you needed?  You know exactly what I’m talking about! Those times when you go in to buy bread and milk [...] Go to Post