Archive for August, 2009

  • Our Glorious Tomatoes

    By on August 31, 2009

    This has been a notoriously bad year for tomatoes because it rained for the first six weeks of summer...

  • Photos of Annapolis Boats & Blitz

    By on August 30, 2009

    While in Annapolis, I was down on the docks for two of my meals. So here are a few...

  • Photos of Eating Out in Annapolis

    By on August 29, 2009

    Restaurant food in Annapolis was good. I only ate out once a day, otherwise subsisting on Luna bars and...

  • My Parent’s 61st Anniversary

    By on August 28, 2009

    Today is my parent’s 61st wedding anniversary. My parents have relied on each other so much, one wonders if...

  • My Son’s 15th Birthday

    By on August 27, 2009

    We’ve been celebrating this all week around the college delivery. We had a combined farewell dinner/15th birthday dinner out...

  • Big Day: College Drop-off

    By on August 26, 2009

    Well, we finally pulled out of the driveway and drove to Annapolis. My daughter burned CD selections on the...

  • Eye of the Beholder

    By on August 25, 2009

    I have been contemplating rainbows recently, spurred by something I read in the Sentinel magazine (see here). As a...

  • Recipe: Peach Cobbler

    By on August 24, 2009

      By way of an update on our peach tree – I mentioned that we had lots, and I...

  • Book Review: If I Live To Be 100

    By on August 23, 2009

    I enjoyed this encouraging book of lessons from centenarians, and give it five stars. Written by Neenah Ellis about...

  • A Large Doodle

    By on August 22, 2009

    Above is a skewed close-up detail of the entire piece shown below, which is vertical. My original intention was...

  • Recipe: Cabbage Casserole

    By on August 21, 2009

    What to do with all this cabbage? We like this casserole recipe by Mollie Katzen from her revised edition...

  • Surrender Not Control

    By on August 20, 2009

    A friend of mine used this title phrase in casual conversation last night, and I can’t even remember what...