By Sherryl Woods
Dana Sue could run the simplest little eating place in Serenity, but if you are feeding a small city of friends, busybodies and top neighbors, issues can get a piece sizzling within the kitchen. by no means brain that she's placing on too many kilos (an occupational danger for a chef)—she's frightened approximately her too-skinny teenage daughter, Annie, who has been slowly ravenous herself because the loud, suitcase-tossing, name-calling healthy on her entrance garden that left Dana Sue minus one dishonest husband.But occasionally existence selections unusual how one can mend fences. whilst Annie lands within the health center, Dana Sue reaches out to the fellow she likes to hate: Ron, the husband who took her middle whilst she tossed him out. Ron continues to be Annie's white knight, whether he is decidedly extra tarnished in Dana Sue's eyes. yet he nonetheless appears more than enough to devour, and perhaps, simply probably, to forgive. as soon as, Ron made the error of letting pass with out a right struggle. yet now Dana Sue is ready to get one other flavor of candy devotion from a guy uninterested in feeling like a idiot, hungry for that slice of heaven he came across with her….
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Thank you. Now then, on a far more pleasant subject, I looked over the books last night,” she said. ” “Ten percent over last month,” Maddie confirmed. “Spa treatments have nearly doubled. And the café business has tripled. ” Dana Sue regarded her with surprise. “Really? ” “All day long,” Maddie said. “We have one group of women who come in three times a week at four o’clock to work out, then have tea. They’ve been begging me to ask you to come up with a low-calorie, low-fat scone for them. They all went to London together a couple of years ago and got hooked on afternoon tea.
Many washings later that was no longer the case, but some sentiment she didn’t care to identify kept her wearing it every night. She padded into the kitchen and put on the coffee, then went into the bathroom and brushed her teeth and splashed water on her face. She’d barely made it back to the kitchen when the back door opened and Helen and Maddie strolled in. ” Dana Sue inquired testily. “We should be,” Helen agreed. “But we had an important appointment with our third partner at eight o’clock this morning.
I’m not that much of a control freak,” Dana Sue said irritably. “Oh, really? ” Helen taunted. “Okay, maybe I am, just like both of you,” she conceded. ” “I hate to say it, but I’m not sure I see a teenage girl wanting to spend time at a gym with her mother,” Maddie said. ” Dana Sue asked, disappointed, but trusting Maddie’s instincts when it came to her daughter. Both Maddie and Helen seemed better able to read Annie these days than she was. Maybe it was their objectivity. “Especially then,” Maddie said.