I’m sitting here at my keyboard deeply grateful for Spell-check this morning. Actually, I’m always grateful for Spell-check, because as a graduate of our country’s finest bilingual education system, I am proudly incapable of spelling in either official language.
But today I’m spelling like a monkey with its eyes closed because my hands seem to […]
Dear Future Daughters-in-law,
(Unless one or two of you are men, which would be fine too.)
I am sorry. I feel I should apologize now, while it’s all fresh in my mind, because who knows, when you’ve got them, I might be in a sanatorium and mostly non-verbal. By them, of course, I mean my […]
I’m on the computer the other night and Liam comes over to show me the latest Star Wars Lego set he’s made. It’s a walker, but don’t call it an Imperial Walker, because you’d be WRONG. Wrong, baby, and shame on you. I know this because I did it. I’m not going to tell you […]
I have to tell you this story. I was going to tell you just after it happened, you know, in JULY, but then I remembered I’d have to anesthetize my children for a couple of hours in order to do that, and that is apparently frowned upon. So better late than never.
This summer, ostensibly […]
Oh, my BLOOMIN’ LORD. (And yes, I’m pretty sure the Lord is Blooming). Hello, internets, how’ve you been? I hope you all had a lovely summer, and dropped by occasionally between fruity rum drinks to check in. You know, to see my complete lack of posts. Those.
I do (and did, in my head, all […]
Up on the ITSK site, complete with ridiculously easy recipe. Cheers!
New post, people – sorry ’bout the wait!
In the Sweet Kitchen dot com
Up on the Sweet Kitchen site, and it’s chocolate, people. Go. Now.
Just when you thought things here at the big site were settling into a groove, there’s something NEW! Yep, starting today, there will be a new feature on our sister site, In The Sweet Kitchen (Don’t you love how I wrote our, as though it weren’t just me sitting here eating spicy chips in my […]
Every now and then you have an experience that just sweetly and quietly surprises you. Not a big huge epiphany kinda thing, just a small thing, like looking through a window in passing and seeing something beautiful and unexpected. Last month, we went down to visit our friends, Sarah and Sean and their girls Sadie […]