Disney Food and Wine recipes

Doug and  I have become big fans of Disney’s Food & Wine festival. They sell cookbooks with some of the recipes – and we’ve bought all of them – so we decided to try to get through as many of the recipes as we could. Many of them are out of our comfort zones, so we figured it’d be good. … Continue Reading →


Barenaked Ladies, Baltimore Arena, 2001

So here is something I never blogged about here because it happened a long time ago – and also all my pics are film. It was pre-digital and also I didn’t want my camera getting confiscated just in case, so I bought a point and shoot disposable camera. Worked out really well! And thank goodness I had a camera! Here … Continue Reading →


What I’ve Been Up to – February, part 2 (plus some March)

I’ve been super busy and preoccupied this week and I feel behind (and frankly a little apathetic) on lots of things. But how about some pictures? This sums the recent internet up nicely. Not my art – credit is on the image. Also seen on the internets – a tiny hamster in a sweater. This was my favorite of the … Continue Reading →


What I’ve Been Up To – February, part 1

It’s been busy, as always. We’re in the process of repainting our family room (which badly, badly needs it since the paint over the paneling from the prior owners was peeling) and which has required not only painting but scraping. Ugh. And I’m also trying to sew a new saque for the francaise dinner, helping to plan the francaise dinner … Continue Reading →