Monthly Archives: April 2011

Curried Chicken Salad with Watercress

Now that the temps are rising, I don’t want to be stuck inside the house cooking, and stirring, and braising, and baking, and, well, you get the picture.  Our dinners during the warmer months are mostly composed of some type … Continue reading

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What is seen and not seen

This past Monday I had surgery.  EYE surgery to be exact.  Lasik eye surgery.  Involving LASERS.  It was quite Star Trekkie of me using lasers like that.  I just want you all to know that I’m on the cutting edge … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Place

Now that I got all the horrible places I have been off my chest, I thought now I would pay homage to the beautiful places I have seen in the world.  Beginning with last weekend’s camping excursion in Milford, CA! … Continue reading

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Just add a little color here and there

One very small thing gives me simple pleasure.  Going to Home Depot.  No, not really. But when I have to go to Home Depot or Lowe’s, you will always find me at some point in the paint section looking at … Continue reading

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My Favorite Go-To Bread

I’ve been a fan of King Arthur products for some time now, but it has only been in the past year or so that I have jumped head-first into the King Arthur world of bread baking. Yes, the real deal. Kneading, rising, … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Most Boring Places I Have Ever Set Foot In

I am reading a funny little book called 101 Places NOT to See Before You Die. This post’s idea comes from that.  So, in no particular order, THE most boring places I have ever had the misfortune to be in.  … Continue reading

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Happy Tax Day. Or, crap! I haven’t heard from my accountant yet.

I have recently discovered a website that I will link things of interest to me here.  It has a little bit o’everything in it.  Food, Fashion, Posters, Babies, Barbies, Puppies… Apparently, I’m an idiot and can’t figure out the links…yet. … Continue reading

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