I once wrote a story about a nice guy who ended up breaking into the home of his boss andRead more
I may be fast approaching middle-age, and on my way to senility, but I’m still entitled to make the mistakesRead more
These lemon blueberry muffins turned out moist and sweet with just a tiny hint of lemon tanginess. They were a big win, and I’ve been wanting to give them props here for almost two weeks now.Read more
Blueberry Mimosa VintageEnoteca.comRead more
The reason Thursdays are my favorite day to go to work is because of Anna Maria.
Thursday is when Anna Maria comes and cleans the messes I make at home… the ones that aren’t emotional.
I wince at the thought of calling Anna Maria “my cleaning lady.” I’m even more uncomfortable with how my building manager refers to her. “The water will be turned off this week ‘cuz we’re installing low-flow toilets,” she informed me, “so be sure and tell your maid.”Read more
Though Penny at Lake Lure Cottage Kitchen freely admits to finding this very simple and highly gratifying recipe at AllRecipes.com, I’ve still decided to re-name them in her blog’s honor. I take a lot of food into work but rarely do I get actual requests, or in one case an outright demand for more of the same, and the sooner the better.Read more
To celebrate my three-hour-plus visit to the dentist this past Friday, I present the absolute most sugary dessert I have made in months. Yes, I said three-hour-plus. Actually it was even more than that because it had been so long since I had been to see the dentist that the hygenist actually had to break my simple, routine cleaning into two separate appointments. So the second appointment began with the resumption of scraping, plying and carving plaque off my teeth. Sadly, from there, it went seriously downhill.Read more