Monthly Archives: July 2009

Wednesday BBQ’s

For the past three Wednesdays in a row, Bee and I have been grilling for dinner.  This, of course, now means Wednesday = BBQ Night.  We’ve been preparing a lot of food, which is great for leftovers.  Last night’s menu … Continue reading

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Summer Plans

When we moved down here, we felt sure that we’d be back up to Chicago at least once this summer, and vowed (to ourselves) a long weekend in Michigan. Now, with classes starting in less than a month, neither seems … Continue reading

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Hazy Walk-Through

I took this video today, when we finally hung the red shelves above the couch.  (Long, boring story about the dozens of things that delayed that but many kudos to Bee for figuring it all out.) It’s hazy and odd, … Continue reading

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Bittman on Dressing

I mentioned homemade salad dressings a while back, and I have been meaning to do a follow-up post for a while.  Well, today Bittman made it easy for me.  Check this out! I’ve made a variation of all three dressings … Continue reading

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Scenes From the Yard

Since friends and family can only rarely make it down to the house, let me take you on a little tour of the yard this week. Bee has done a lot of landscaping, and other than a sick tree in … Continue reading

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New Orleans

I’m making it in just under a month (by a day) of posting some photos of New Orleans from when we arrived there. I brought two cameras so sorting photos has taken longer than I expected, especially as I keep … Continue reading

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Grilled Jalapeno Poppers

So, the food I can’t get enough of this summer is jalapenos.  In coleslaw, on grilled sandwiches, in guac and salsa… you name it, and if it contains jalapenos I probably want it. Several months back Williams Sonoma began advertising … Continue reading

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