No, this one isn't like "Oh, crap, I dropped it on the floor, is it okay to eat--?"
Supper's ready, I'm dishing up. Here's my dinky bit of sweet potato or brown rice or corn. It's what, half of what I would've eaten in t... Read more
A couple of things have kind of come together in the last few days.
First, I hit 300 days for my log-in streak.
I say this not to brag, but to indicate how it's all in perspective.
I'm not as pleased about it as I might have been.... Read more
I had about two cups of cut-up (raw) butternut squash in the fridge from the other day.
Instead of looking through the recipe site I posted (of course) I thought, wonder how that would taste if I gave it the sweet-potato treatment?
I'v... Read more
You know how a few days ago I was raving about butternut squash? And how some of you decided to give it a go? Well, get a load of this link:
www.eatingwell.com/recip es_menus/recipe_slideshows /butternut_squash_recipes ... Read more
Today marks a special occasion for the monarchy in Britain: having broken the previous record for Number of Years as Reigning Monarch - said record having belonged to Victoria, her great-great-grandmother - Elizabeth has now become the longest-r... Read more
...so I'm always telling Himself that cooking is science, and the kitchen is a laboratory: you might have to run several experiments before you get results.
I love butternut squash.
I'd happily use it in everything from soup to side d... Read more
One of my cousins posted this:
Today was the absolute worst day ever
And don't try to convince me that
There's something good in every day
Because, when you take a closer look,
This world is a pretty evil place.
Even if some goodn... Read more
I came across this article yesterday, among some photo journalism posted on the Reuters website:
http://www.reuters.com/n ews/picture/toddler-harper -beckhams-designer-clothes ?articleId=UKKBN0OY1N22015 0618&slideId=10572... Read more
Just a short one - I meant to post this a week ago, so you see how far behind it I am. But better late than never, ain't?
There are a half-dozen fitness centers - in community-center buildings with other public facilities such as libraries,... Read more
I haven't had much to say of late - it's been quiet around here, in some respects, and after the fiasco(s) of last year, that suits me right down to the ground.
I've been back in the gym since the New Year. (It's part of that resolution thi... Read more
"Quest: The act or instance of seeking or pursuing something..."
Over the last few days the word "quest" has popped up in three or four different articles I've read.
The latest one:
Chris ... Read more
Is it ever! We're in a flat plain - that is, Cheshire is a flat plain - of sorts, and the air currents travel from the Irish Sea, sweeping across Cheshire, until they bump up against the hills of Lancashire and Derbyshire. That's why this area g... Read more
You remember I told you yesterday was shaping up to be another of those running-around days? Much like the Red Queen in "Through the Looking Glass," we need to run full-tilt just to stay where we are. If we slow down, we lose ground...
The ... Read more