Gather round

Crackling yellow hypnotizes, a bouquet of mesquite invites.   While walking with the Man the other night, I caught whiff of my first fireplace lighting of the season.  I’ve always loved that smell, because it will instantly bring to mind a picture of a blanket,...
O casserole, my casserole.

O casserole, my casserole.

Since the weather has indicated the season has finally changed, the energy needed for me to cook has returned. Like actually turning on the oven and going through multiple steps for a meal kind of cooking.  I can’t fathom doing that when it’s 100 degrees...
The Bright Side

The Bright Side

Even if it isn’t easy sometimes. Even if the cards on the table are crap. I still like to see the bright side. I took my car in for a simple oil change this weekend, and walked out with my bank account down by nearly $1K because the motor mounts needed...