So I’ve been doing something a little weird today. The New York Times website has a page that shows you how to make Pommes Anne, a delicious looking potato recipe from France. I’ve been obsessing over that page today. If you’re interested, the page can be found here. It’s behind a subscription wall, but it’s… Read More Potatoes!
We’re going to have a guest in town from Houston tonight – she’s got professional development activities locally tomorrow – and so the second evening of my wife’s new work schedule will involve a great deal of socialization. This is a good thing – this is a dear friend of ours from way back –… Read More Life Snippets
Been a while since I’ve done one of these. I’ve been running out of spoons late at night and I just can’t be bothered to expend the energy to come up with three things about the day that were good. Today has been a total wash, moodwise, but I’m going to force myself to get… Read More July 17, 2015: Three Good Things
1. I went to go get bloodwork done this morning. I asked a question about how I should be taking one of my medications and was assured that I was taking it correctly. (Wish it were working better, however. It’s one of my blood pressure medications and it’s still really high.) 2. I tried a… Read More July 7, 2015: Three Good Things
Dinner tonight was an unmitigated disaster. At noon, I started the crock pot to give us tasty, tasty chicken stroganoff. It was a new recipe and I was eager for it to be dinner time so we could try it. Dinner time rolled around and I start the water for the noodles. Then I go… Read More A Step Toward Self-Care
As stated in yesterday’s post, this week I am concentrating on good things about myself instead of good things about my day. 1. I’m a talented cook. I make a chicken Marsala that is the best I’ve ever had in nearly 25 years of looking for its equal. I make a pulled pork barbecue that… Read More June 29, 2015: Three Good Things