Category: Everyday life

Knocking out the Knock-outs

My home is 100 years old. I know this because I looked it up on the tax rolls last year. In October we celebrated with a large backyard party complete with Mexican food truck and Japanese lanterns. We had a [...]

Continue Reading

I never met a turkey recipe...

...I didn't want to try. And a new one to me popped up on TV the other day: oven-smoked turkey. I mean, how could I resist? Over the years, our Thanksgivings have been varied. We've had quail, duck, pheasant, rib [...]

Continue Reading

The ol' 80/20

It's common knowledge, or at least well-substantiated myth, that there is an 80/20 rule. It goes something like this: We do/use/see 20% of anything 80% of the time. Which begs the question, what are we doing with the other 80% [...]

Continue Reading

This website uses cookies for a better browsing experience. Find out more about how cookies are used on this site and how you can manage cookies in your browser by reading the Cookie Policy.