So here we are, Turkey Day is less than twelve hours away and I haven’t a clue what we are doing for dinner. Let me clarify – I have no idea what we are doing for dinner tonight, much less any idea what we are doing for Thanksgiving dinner. And I love it. With the posse…… Continue reading Thoughts and Randomness
I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to post this picture – Sabrina snapped it yesterday morning during the flight from Austin to Charlotte, NC..
I have made significant progress on the Gingerbread House today, as illustrated below. Of course, it is much easier to focus, concentrate, and cut straight lines when you don’t have interruptions (read: Sabrina and Alexander). Speaking of the infamous posse, they are on their way to Florida as I type. We left the house at…… Continue reading The Gingerbread House Diary, Day 2
So the posse leave tomorrow, and I’m a mix of emotions right now. On one side, I’m a little bit relieved because I.need.a.break. On the other side, I’m going to miss the little buggers. However, instead of being concerned about what to pack, or what time we should leave in the morning for the airport, the most…… Continue reading Pumpkin Spice Cake
I’ve thought long and hard about this recently, and I’ve decided that this year, it’s time to overcome my fear of building a gingerbread house. I know, that probably sounds silly, but you have to realize I’m still scarred after The Great Roof Collapse of 2012. You don’t remember that? Oh….. I do. It was…… Continue reading The Gingerbread House Diary, Day 1
I found myself at an impasse the other day. I was in a predicament, a quandary , and completely devoid of intelligent thought. Translated – I couldn’t think of anything to make for dinner. I try really hard to come up with something new and somewhat exciting for dinner several times a week. And I just…… Continue reading Potato, Cabbage and Bacon Casserole