Random Oasis

What’s for Dinner?

Posted by Deborah Juarez on

Due to the lockdown and Covid and the world just generally going to pot, I’ve had to plan meals much more frequently.    When my husband and I were both still working, we honestly got take-out way more than I’d like to admit. Now though, that’s less of an option. Especially now, as cases continue to surge.    The way that I’d cook beforehand was to go to the grocery store, pickup whatever looked good and then try to figure out what to cook with it. I am ashamed to admit that more went to waste than I’d like.   ...

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My Obsession with Sparkling Water.

Posted by Deborah Juarez on

Hi Friends!   So, one of the things I started doing a while back was avoiding sugar in beverages. I'm not doing a great job at it, but I have managed to cut sodas out of my diet on all but the most special of occasions.    I still use sugar, honey, maple syrup or some other sweetener in my coffee, and usually a bit of something in my tea depending on whether it's hot or iced, and what kind of tea it is.    So, that basically leaves me with water. I love water, I drink it all the time....

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How I Started my Business

Posted by Deborah Juarez on

I have been thinking about my business a lot lately: how and why I started it, how it's evolved, how it's grown over the years and what it looks like today. 

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Thinking Expansively

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Recently, I was on Facebook, and several of my friends were talking about the book series, The Expanse by James S. A. Corey. I am a big fan of Sci-Fi stuff, fantasy, etc, so I grabbed the first book, Leviathan Wakes.

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Why I'm starting a blog

Posted by Deborah Juarez on

Hello Friends!!   Welcome to the first page of my blog. I thought it would be a good idea to introduce myself and give you a place to see what I'm up to on a regular basis.   I love the idea of blogs, and I certainly peruse my fair share of them throughout the week. I particularly like cooking blogs and finding new recipes, but I also look at websites about how to do something technologically.    I want to share with you all of the things! I'll share books and movies that I love, recipes I'm working on,...

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