Archive for October, 2009
I watched my friend’s cat the last time she was out of town, and I totally didn’t expect this kind of thank-you:
It was especially welcome, given that I am home sick – unable to talk (yes, to myself… or to Bailey). Yummm… I promptly “tested” one. Yup, quality. Thank you, Leen!!
I mentioned I’m sick. Well, I wanted soup, and we didn’t have any. Mike has the truck, so I can’t go pick anything up from Panera. So – I made some!
being sick = yuck
getting strawberries dipped in chocolate delivered to your door = awesome
Making soup that’s not only edible, but good = also awesome.
It’s scenes like this at Eastern Market that make me wish I had a nice digital SLR camera:
One night, I wanted to make my mom’s delicious taco pie recipe. It calls for crescent rolls, and we didn’t have any. No problem! Chef Laura to the rescue! I just whipped up some pie crust dough from scratch, and it tasted great!
Then, we were able to get these crazy/awesome seats at the Nationals game – padded seats, a waiter, nice bathrooms, great view, and FREE! All because of a great friend of mine. 🙂
Regarding this blog post: Top Icardi (Poll)
The winner is…. Plate A!!
Plate A was mine (Laura’s). Mike’s was Plate B.
I may not be the chef of the family, but I guess I can plate a meal…
Thanks for indulging our competitive streaks! Another new blog coming shortly. Stay tuned!