I started off this morning knowing that I had a big day in the kitchen: I wanted to try a new recipe for lunch, we needed bringing dessert to our neighbour’s dinner tonight, and I needed to make a dozen banana muffins for tomorrow’s bake sale. I also had to go to the store to […]Read More A Story of Culinary Woe (or how I went from Chocolate Oblivion Truffle Torte to a box cake)
Hey Jude, You’ve got to hide your love away, Oh! Darling I don’t want to spoil the party.I’ll be back, Back in the USSR, (The magical mystery tour) I will.We can work it out. Tomorrow never knows She loves you– She came in through the bathroom window. Got to get you into my life In […]Read More For No One
Register Sometimes the most natural things are the ones that require the biggest learning curve. In the grand scheme of things breastfeeding a baby is an ancient tenet of human survival, but to a new mother it’s a huge hurdle and there’s so much to know and figure out. It doesn’t help that neither the […]Read More Weekly Anamnesis #20
I can’t resist asking (and believe me, I’ve been fighting it) …How many of you have figured out which dead person is me from that high school art project?Read More Curiosity Killed … Me?
Yesterday in the car home from the grocery store Little Red wanted to pray — probably to bless the baguette he was so carefully holding. After my husband prayed with him he wanted to pray again. Without waiting for Daddy he folded his arms and said, “pray pray pray pray pray, amen.” I’m so sorry […]Read More Second Hand Sunday Post
I missed the boat; my twohunnert post went unmarked. I must have been distracted. This is post 202.Read More Come and Gone
This has got to stop.It’s been a year and a half (almost) that our friends have admired the locking glass doors on the tv cabinet that houses our dvd player, vcr, stereo, and movies. It’s been a year and a half that people say, “what a good idea” and “you’re so smart.” Please stop. We […]Read More Admire Me No More, My Friends