Category Archives: Anniversaries & Holidays

History, remembrance and celebration of days

The Centerpiece, et cetera concerning the day before Thanksgiving

by Tony Took two days of research. He arrived at the conclusion that a Thanksgiving centerpiece was artfully presented dead plant material. At the end of the second day, when his research had come to fruition, I said to Kat, “I guess we forgot to tell him about Pinterest.” Just another chapter in The Book

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An Experiment

Was it an experiment designed to test a hypothesis, or one to identify underlying variables? I think the former. It was inevitable. You could see it coming from the western frontier. (Visited 8 times, 1 visits today)

Don’t you?

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Do you think I could monetize myself?


So Mr. Big Food and and have been talking about being frugal.

Like saving your chicken broth.

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A Gardening Post

I am over-run with books right now. And I have not, regrettably not, finished Spring Cleaning. That’s essential. That and the list for Daughter C. But Daughter C has caught the gardening bug. And so I am thinking about the garden, and trying to supplement Daughter C’s reading with some experience. Here we go. Miss

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The Sopranos

[Read in your Mind’s best New Jersey accent.] It’s over. I couldn’t be happier. I mean, I watched six fuckin’ seasons of this shit and what do I get as a.. what’s it called?… a de-nu-somtingorfucking other. I get a family in a diner. I get Meadow so incompetent that she can’t even parallel park

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Diner Supper

Man. I didn’t get a picture but I served the sandwiches and chips in those red baskets lined with fancy napkins. Daughter C commented that supper was very diner-esk. Comin’ up on 3/12, by the way. (Visited 7 times, 1 visits today)

A Reminder

As we prepare to take our little trip, I want to remind you that there is a party going on. Each & everyone of you can post. Kat is the site admin. I need to go clothes shopping. (Visited 6 times, 1 visits today)

For example,

bacon wrapped quail   (Visited 5 times, 1 visits today)