Monthly Archives: January 2012

Pasta with Cauliflower and Anchovies

I love this one, it’s easy, it’s delicious, it’s healthy, I can keep all of the ingredients on hand, and I seem to always have an onion or two in the fridge.  It is my go-to meal the day before … Continue reading

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African Chicken

I have had this recipe for 20 years or more, and it has gone through many adjustments in that time.  I really like this last one, it is the healthiest yet and it still tastes great.  I’ve been substituting peanut … Continue reading

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Running in the Rain

For exercise, Al and I run around the local soccer fields every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday morning.  Al goes around twice for 1.3 miles, and I go around 3 times for a total of 1.95 miles.  It takes us under … Continue reading

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Charlie and the Ten Foot Drop

My cat Charlie has started sitting on the corner of the railing of the stairwell at night.  This railing has about an 8 foot drop down to the landing, and then another 8 feet or so down the stairs.  It makes me … Continue reading

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Pear Salad – again – Now with Sweet Potato!

I love this salad, I eat it all the time in the winter when pears are in season, and almost every other fresh fruit and vegetable isn’t.  This recipe originally called for carrots, and I tried them every way that … Continue reading

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Chicken Enchilada Soup

This soup is so easy, and So Good!  Every time I make it, I wonder why I don’t make it more often – (I don’t know why, I should!)  This time I used up all of the rest of the … Continue reading

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Maid Day – and a Road Trip

Yesterday was Maid Day, and we also had an appointment with the Director of Advancement at Menlo College in Menlo Park.  We always look for a reason to get out while they are here cleaning, and this was our best yet!  We got up at 6:30 and … Continue reading

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