Monthly Archives: December 2009

On a quest

Ever since I ate the world’s best eggplant in Bethesda, MD, I’ve been trying to reproduce it.  This evening’s meal was NOT IT, although it was O.K.  It’s from Anna Thomas’ classic Vegetarian Epicure, and the dal, at least, is always … Continue reading

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Wow!

A long time ago, so long that my memories are somewhat faded…. I said "sure thing" to Bethany regarding a P.I.F. gift.  I think the deal was, I’d be making a handcrafted gift for a fellow blogger, and at some … Continue reading

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Precipitation all around

For the past few days…. wait, for the past week, not a day has gone by without some form of stuff falling from the sky.  It began with more snow, and then mid-week we had a bunch of rain and … Continue reading

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Chanukah, Solstice, Winter Break

Whoo Hoo!  I am officially on Winter Break.  This means I have two weeks off, which will go in a flash, but I will definitely still appreciate.  We had a good Chanukah, which ended the other night…. ….and we did … Continue reading

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Chanukah, Solstice, Winter Break

Whoo Hoo!  I am officially on Winter Break.  This means I have two weeks off, which will go in a flash, but I will definitely still appreciate.  We had a good Chanukah, which ended the other night…. ….and we did … Continue reading

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Mother of all snow days

Today we had a snow day. But it wasn’t just any snow day; it was a blizzard that was so well predicted, and came with so much warning, that we already knew (by the time we went to bed) that … Continue reading

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Is it December already?

Wow, I guess it is! Thanksgiving was great. We had 23 people, awesome food, and kids who were willing to go out and play Ghost in the Graveyard in the dark after dinner….. and keep in mind that the youngest … Continue reading

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