recent posts

Knowledge gained

less than 1 minute read

When making a cranberry tart (gingersnap crust, pastry cream filling, topped with cranberries), don’t steep ginger in the milk for the cream. Ginger, it turn...

My numbers in the polls

less than 1 minute read

Every once in a while in Calvin and Hobbes Calvin would walk up to his father, clipboard in hand, and inform his father of how he was doing in the household ...


less than 1 minute read

Semi-gloss. I’m sick to death of the stuff. Most of my weekend has been devoted to repainting my kitchen. Aside from an abundance of trim pieces (which will ...