Monthly Archives: January 2013

Small Nights

I sometimes wish I was not such a homebody.  Every once in a while I wish it came more naturally for me to hit the town on a Saturday night, but that is just not who I am. I like … Continue reading

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Friday Night Nails

Friday night and my workweek isn’t over. A quick manicure, a long bath, and a few emails before bed. This isn’t the best Friday night I’ve ever had, but it is far from the worst. And there *might* be snow tomorrow!

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Project 365 Days 8-13

Day 8 Day 9 Day 10 Day 11 Day 12 Day 13

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Baked Eggs

Alton Brown says I should bake my eggs instead of boiling.  Sure, why not. I had three eggs in the fridge I wanted to use before my next trip to the store so I threw them in the oven for a … Continue reading

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35 Before 35: Brine My Own Olives

Number 24 on my 35 Before 35 list is in the books as a WIN! The process of brining my own olives was actually pretty simple: pick and wash the fruit, cut an X into the end of each, soak … Continue reading

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Project 365: Days 5-7

Day Five: During a late afternoon walk to the next town Day Six: Jameson and Ginger Ale with Sunday night dinner Day Seven: Jogging to downtown Vicenza

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Project 365: Days 2-4

January 2nd: Day Two On Wednesday I invited a friend over for chicken curry and Downton Abbey. The curry was cooking up nicely when my smoke alarm went off. No problem, just open the back door and the screaming stops, … Continue reading

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