Monthly Archives: November 2010

Today the frig!

It’s morning here in Seattle and I had hoped to go running first thing, but, judging from the rain, I think that will have to wait until this afternoon. I had one of those awkward moments yesterday.  I went to … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving dinner

I do occasionally make festive meals but I don’t go for what most people would call a traditional menu.  We are not in Seattle for Thanksgiving and I am in charge of dinner today.  Here is what is on the menu for the Tracer family today: … Continue reading

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Cooking circle

Last night I received a cryptic email from a complete stranger (we haven’t met yet, have we? if this is the way you’re going about it, I think we might never meet) asking me to log on to a website (oh like … Continue reading

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Office archaeology

I am looking for a needle in a haystack.  I am working on a long term project–a book with several other collaborators–and I misplaced my notes from a meeting I traveled to last summer.  If the notes still exist, and I … Continue reading

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The List

The List: I have taken to making a list of things to do every day.  Or almost every day.  Sometimes I’ll just go with the flow and make it all the way to the evening and then think, oh! I should … Continue reading

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Early bird

I spent part of the morning grocery shopping.  Has anyone noticed how expensive some items are getting?  Couscous and oat bran–they used to be relatively inexpensive,  nutritional ways to pad out the old diet.  Prices seem to be gradually climbing for these and … Continue reading

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moving again

All right, so the landlord came and went.  Everything was fine, the house looked good, no complaints.  He did say that he wanted to put the new stove in but he has been saying that for almost two years, so … Continue reading

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