Archives for January 2012

Food Fables: Bi Bim Bap

I began planning this on-going series a couple months ago, but only now got up the gumption to begin it.  I hope to learn to cook some Korean foods and share them with you in the process.  In my head I was calling it the Kimchi Chronicles.  Turns out that is also the title of […]

Ten Things I Didn’t Know on my Last Birthday

Today is my birthday.  I am shameless about it.  Always have been, and I hope to always be.  I L-O-V-E my birthday. A little bit of that is because I am an attention addict and my birthday really feeds that, especially since FaceBook nets me tons of birthday love.  Hey, at least I’m honest about […]

Guest Photo on Clan Donaldson: Check it out!

My friend Cari generously invited me again to contribute to her “Snapshots from a Sunday“ series.  The blog is up, and you can head over there to see the gorgeous, funny, and mostly candid photos from lots of other blogs, plus links to some great other blogs, too!

Ice Skating, an Airplane, and a Surprise Cooking Class

Most days are like the days before and the days after.  They are predictable in a quiet, comforting way.  I’m mostly okay with that.  I don’t need a whole lot of hullabaloo on a regular basis.  (See, I even use geriatric words like “hullabaloo” in everyday speech.  Booooring.)  Today, a holiday to celebrate the life of the […]

When Silliness Abounds…

Just a little video to brighten your day.

Snow, For Wimps

(This post has taken me forever to write, due to illnesses, computer problems, and downright laziness.  So it’s a bit dated.  Maybe a bit discombobulated, too. Which, of course, most of you may not have noticed if I hadn’t just told you.  DANG it…) We are from Southern California.  The warm, beachy part.  Sure, I did my stint in […]