Taking Pictures of Food

I’ve lived in Oregon for nearly eight years. Besides my Keens, my Decemberists shirts, and my reusable bags, the most Portland thing about me is that I take pictures of my food.

Book Review: The Ocean at The End of The Lane by Neil Gaiman

Would you believe that this is only the second Neil Gaiman book that I’ve ever read? I know, I am disappointed in this reading gap too, as it has happened for no good reason. I enjoy Gaiman’s writing immensely, and his new novel, The Ocean at The End of The Lane did not disappoint.

Food Memories

Southern fried chicken and mysore pak. Sometimes going home again is sad. Sometimes it’s delicious!

This Midweek Musical Open Thread Has Gone to the Cats

I just got back home from a visit to my family. And my cats!

OT: Monday Night Flashback 1979

Do you remember the first phone numbers you memorized? Back in 1979, I memorized my home phone number, and because it was only one digit off, I memorized our upstairs neighbor’s as well.

Lunchtime Poll 1/12

How is everyone faring on this snowy Wednesday lunch?  Did you know that yesterday there was snow in 49 states?!  The only state that didn’t have snow was Florida.  And that brings us to the lunchtime poll.  What is your favorite snow-related memory?  For me it’s the winter that I was in 5th grade.   We […]