Author Archives: Ginny Otte

Radio personality, production genius and all-around great gal. My ego requires two time zones.

Are you a Frisian American?

Years ago, my genealogy research revealed that my father wasn’t just of Dutch lineage, but was actually also heavily Frisian.  I had no idea what that meant at the time, and as I learned I frankly became interested in the topic, adopting the…

Why yes. I am 50.

I make neither apology nor excuse for how I am dressed today.

After a long night…

My granddaughter is always so happy after a long night of keeping her Mommy and Daddy awake.

late Summer gardening

My dill has all been harvested, so my ‘garden monsters’ have moved on to the parsley in my flowerbox; I note that they do avoid the oregano that’s gone to seed.  Chomp on, little fellas.  Enjoy the time you have left.   #swallowtail #butterflies…

Text messages are so fun these days.

I get gems like this from my daughter.

New observation

Somewhere along the line, interns have stopped looking like slightly younger people fresh from college, and more like kids in need of a juice box and fresh pair of Pull-ups.  #old #ageism #getoffmylawn

A glimpse into my world…

I get this a lot, usually by email.    I do not have a glamorous job, just an interesting one.  Paparazzi do not follow me, photographing my every move.  No one asks for my autograph.  I do not earn enough to slide into a…

This is a happy baby!

my daughter sent my this of my granddaughter waking up. That bottle must make her VERY happy. 🙂

Next up on cooking day…

Did not grow the blueberries but they are organic. Jam made with berries, a little honey and a dash of lemon. I spoon it over plain Greek yogurt for breakfast.

Garden stuff

Starting to get stuff from my garden, so my first day back from North Carolina is a cooking day. Just made pickles, they will need a day or four to set up. Half sour dill.

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