Good morning. It’s early and the traffic is picking up outside, people going back to work for real, not just to share stories of unwrapping and eating too much but to actually work. Others, however, will spend today the same way I spent yesterday – at Costco with the retirees, their full carts and many,… Continue reading Costco, Carts and Cars
Check out http://globaltableadventure.com/. Sasha is eating her way around the world – 195 countries, 195 meals, 195 weeks. She’s in the S’s now …
Welcome 2013! Food, family and – of course – MUMMERS! Here’s the menu: Breakfast today: Scrambled eggs – with snow peans, radishes, onions, cheese, spinach and basil topped with parsley – fried potatoes, rolls, strawberries, oranges and ham. Whew! Dinner later: the traditional pork, sauerkraut and apple sauce for luck. Dark meat for me. Happy… Continue reading Happy new year!
Mom had her last radiation treatment yesterday and got a clean bill of health. The day was filled with celebration for her – a visit with her mom, time with family and a fantastic Italian dinner with nice red wine to cap it off. Fortunately, she fared far better at the doctors than I did… Continue reading A New Day … and My Non-Resolutions
In honor of #Hurricane #Sandy: 10. Dig out the book about the pioneers you have stashed in your non-fiction rack. Remind yourself that they survived on a TRS 80 and Pong. 9. Fold the laundry you did last night in anticipation of losing power. Use the static sparks to light your way to the correct… Continue reading Top 10 Things to Do When the Power Goes Out, the Smartphone is Dead and You Have No Connectivity
I’m off to purchase a flapper valve, a ceiling fan cleaner and potentially solve a leaky shower head situation. I know. You’re skeptical. I would be, too. Stick with me. I’ll cook for you later.
I don’t believe in resolutions. Rarely do they come true. That said, however, I’d like to offer My New Year’s wish for you. May your family stay healthy. May all members be safe and sound. May your gatherings bring joy and peace With glad tidings all around. May your food choices be yummy. May you… Continue reading My New Year’s Wish for You