Monthly Archives: April 2011

Baking in the Buff

On this Friday morning, I thought I would share with you a memory. My senior year of college, I lived in an on-campus student apartment with my darling friend, Brigette. When we moved in, we had grand designs of cooking … Continue reading

Posted in Not That You Asked... | 5 Comments

Never Let Me Go

I finished this book a few weeks ago, and I just can’t get it out of my head. As I was reading it, I don’t think I realized how much it would stick with me after I finished. The plot … Continue reading

Posted in Book Snobbery | 1 Comment

I’m Just Here for Your Entertainment

Do you ever have one of those moments when you realize you’re doing something completely stupid? Like, if anyone else could see what you were doing at this moment, that person’s perception of your intelligence would plummet. I had one … Continue reading

Posted in Not That You Asked... | 2 Comments

Welcome, Spring! Have Some…Chili?

Today has been the nicest day in Madison so far this year by a long shot. As I type this, it’s 79 degrees outside, and we’ve got the windows open to let some spring into this joint. Earlier, we took … Continue reading

Posted in What's Cookin'? | Leave a comment

Paella: Bringing People Together

Several months ago, I posted this picture on Facebook: We had just received, like, three pounds of Louisiana smoked sausage from Kurt’s grandfather over Christmas, and one of my first thoughts was, Oooh…paella… So when we got home, I got … Continue reading

Posted in What's Cookin'? | 1 Comment