Monthly Archives: November 2008

Cats have the right idea

Today’s the last day of November, and it began snowing early.  The worst of it was supposed to be in the East and South, but we do seem to be getting a lot right now.  I’d say several inches, and … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving in Pictures

Here are the pecan loaves and the tempeh shepherd’s pie.  Andrea says she’d post the recipes if she were me, so I will probably do that over the weekend!  I also made green bean casserole, which was awesome, and Roya … Continue reading

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Getting ready for Thanksgiving

So here’s the scene at 6:30 this a .m.  It doesn’t look like much, but I did see the first car-in-the-ditch of the season on the way in…. We’re getting ready for Thanksgiving, and trying to clean out the refrigerator/freezer … Continue reading

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Return of the Aging Tomatoes, and Meme

This evening we made burritos with this filling: onions, seitan, tomatoes, peppers, mushrooms and spices.  Topped with rice, avocado and yeast, they were great on a cold night when plain salad-type fillings wouldn’t have cut it. I have been tagged … Continue reading

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Dinner for Two

It’s colder, but it had been cold before.  The difference, I think, is that the cold is here to stay.  Here is today’s shot out the picture window!Lately we’ve been adjusting to the time change and the darkness when we … Continue reading

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Dinner for one

Last night Papa went to a hockey game, so I came home in the dark to an empty house…. a scary house, because it was a house without leftovers!  It was snowing and I felt as if I were coming … Continue reading

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Darkness at Noon

Or four-thirty, or whatever, but it’s happening waaaaay too early in the afternoon for my tastes. Last night we made a very brown mushroom cream sauce with seitan in it and had it over rice.  I wanted to show off … Continue reading

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