John Goodman, that is. John is coming to Springfield... MSU, actually... to be receive his honorary Doctorate and address the incoming Freshman class (of which my son is one). I will be attending, but I bet there is no way in 'you know what' that I will actually get to speak to John.
Apparently it's all my fault, according to the people and fellow avocado lovers I work with. You see, every week we rush to the Wednesday news paper to find out what price the avocados are in Springfield.
This time last year, we were in the middle of a drought, and yes, we were ALL praying for rain! We did rain dances, played rain songs, imagined rainy days and cool temperatures. We put prayers for rain in prayer boxes, too.
Betty Crocker, you've let me down. Yep, it's happening to our beloved cake mixes. They've been downsized! I'm not talking about a lay off, I'm talking about a smaller box! And less mix, means less cake!