Category Archives: Food

Happy Leftovers Day!

I hope you had a nice, calm, safe day yesterday. Our normal tiny Thanksgiving was great – only minor hitch was realizing about halfway through roasting was that I’d not moved the oven rack down a spot – easily fixed … Continue reading

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Product endorsement!

So, we’re at the point of the pandemic where cooking is a chore (and frankly some days, eating is, too.) So I snagged some frozen burritos at the store. Red’s to be precise. Cooked up the chicken & cheese one … Continue reading

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Tiny disappointment.

So, yesterday I cooked up some pork tenderloin with the jerk seasoning I found a few weeks back. It was good – but not what I remember my Mom making. Dammit! My Mom wasn’t making her own white-people-no-spice version of … Continue reading

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Happy Hump Day!!

Today we’re gonna focus on frivolous shit – food and shopping! First, I discovered this weekend that my beloved Rye Triscuits have been discontinued. They were so great with cheese, cause they had good flavor, but not overwhelming. All their … Continue reading

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Seriously, this stuff:

This is what I bought on a whim this weekend and I’ve just been slathering it all over cheese and crackers for the last 4 days straight and it’s SO GOOD. Not sure I’d put it up there right next … Continue reading

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PPE, but FASHION!

Because I have no impulse control, over the past few months, I’ve acquired quite the collection of masks from Vera Bradley and now I pretty much can match a mask to any t-shirt I own. Granted, most of my t-shirts … Continue reading

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Mmm, tomatoes

Got to the farmers market again today – tomatoes! sweet peppers! apples! baklava! savory pies! The baklava & pies are from Baku Delicious, which specializes in Turkish, Azerbaijani, and Russian delights. I felt that having to compete with the bees … Continue reading

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I got brave!

And hit the farmers market today. OK, my overwhelming desire for locally grown tomatoes just won out over everything else. I convinced myself that it’s basically an outside grocery store, and distance + masks + outside is reasonably safe. They … Continue reading

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Welp, it seems we have a pod now

We made it to the happy place and we have a pod of three – me, little bro, and might as well be little bro. The trip down was crazy fast and I got my pato tacos for lunch before … Continue reading

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Another vacation comes to an end

And despite my brain being an ass (and forgetting to post this last week), it’s was pretty darn good. Already counting down til next year. A mere 345 days. – Great weather, if a little hot. – Quite a lot … Continue reading

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