luck be a lady…

…and she is very much being a lady to me. First of all there’s the whole HotScienceGuy thing. We’ve been dating for less than a month, but it’s hard to believe that it hasn’t been longer. And this past weekend, where we spent nearly forty-eight hours together, has only strengthened our connection. (And yes, we … More luck be a lady…

baking for haiti…

Hi! How’re you doing? Great, I hope! You look fantastic. I know, I know, it’s been such a long time since we’ve spent any real time together, but you know how things are, right? People get busy and next thing you know weeks and months have passed and you haven’t had a deep, meaningful conversation … More baking for haiti…

little something…

This may be my favorite recipe quote ever: Tarragon, as a herb, is slightly haughty but at least he swings both ways. He’s quite happy to be the consummate romantic, whispering sweet nothings into the ear of Madam Strawberry, but he’s just as pleased to rub his savory bits all over Mr. Asparagus, who honestly … More little something…

oh my…oh my!

‘Round about my birthday day I received an interesting email with an interesting enclosure: My first thought was, Wow! That’s a hell of a lot of chocolate! My second, third and fourth thoughts were of gratitude to a rocking bunch of ladies. I love a good piece of chocolate and I’d heard from Tania and … More oh my…oh my!

i want a moon pie!

I miss marshmallows. I haven’t had one on purpose since I went and did this veggie thing over ten years ago, because marshmallows have gelatin. Since gelatin is derived from animal bones (most likely cow bones), me no can have. And don’t tell me about kosher marshmallows either – they’ve got fish gelatin. So, again, … More i want a moon pie!