posts from category: At Home

New Rule of the Kitchen

There have been rumors that I am a good cook.  If I am, it is not something that comes easy to me these days.  Let me relay my example. Currently two of my friends are under the weather and cannot … Keep Reading…

Silence of the Rams

Well, now.  It’s Tuesday. There.  I said it.  Now I’ll check my calendar to see if it is really true.  I truly believe it is. The bottom of my feet have been bleached.  I just crawled out of the shower … Keep Reading…

New Habits

Dear reader, have you developed any new habits in light of our current incarceration?  Oh, you know, I kid when I use such an inflammatory description such as incarceration.  It actually doesn’t really feel that drastic, now does it? Habits, … Keep Reading…

Jet Fuel Margaritas

Authored 4/4/2020 Here is my advice to anyone who will listen is this:  don’t guzzle your margarita before you cook dinner.   Really, I now speak from experience.  Tonight’s experience. Here are the ingredients for 4 generous drinks.  We halved … Keep Reading…

Basements of Life

Do you wonder what lurks in the crevices of your garage? or attic? or basement? CA doesn’t do basements too much but I had the good fortune of having grandparents that had a basement. It was dank, dark, foreboding. And … Keep Reading…

Galavanting to Guadalupe

I’m visualizing the Pope washing feet while donned in protective gear aka PPE.  That is how far I’ve come in my imagination during the pandemic of the day.   So what, dear reader, do you think of all this?  As … Keep Reading…