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Stephen and a friend of his are installing our new kitchen floor today, one full year after we bought the materials (yay). In an effort to stay out of their hair I took a stroll in the neighborhood—between the blizzard and all my work, I haven’t taken a walk in a few weeks. Of course […]
What is it about blizzards that makes me long to cook the tomato soups of my childhood? Last year around this time, a blizzard inspired me to “cookoon” with Quick Tomato-Rice Soup (plus a yummy frittata). And now here we are, in the Blizzard of 06, and again I’m soothing my soul with familiar flavors […]
They say we’re going to have a blizzard tonight. I’m so deep underground, scrambling to finish my freelance work, that I doubt it will make much difference to me—except that tomorrow I’ll look out the window longingly to a sparkly white snowscape, instead of the gray industrial wasteland/BQE traffic that is my current view. In […]
Yeah, so I disappeared for a little while. It’s been just over a week since my last post, which isn’t ALL that long, but some of you (bless your hearts) have noticed and written to me, asking if everything’s ok. It is, very OK, but I got slammed with a huge new freelance project about […]