Tag: american food

Recipe Monday! Time to Call in the Ladies!

If the virus doesn’t get us, our hippocampus will. And with that I forced myself to get up and head to the kitchen. Maybe I could find an alluring recipe.

What They Ate at the Fair

You can tell the character of politicians by what they choose to eat at a fair and the level of enthusiasm they have for it.

I Love the Flu!

Or I did, until two days ago when I fell as sick as everyone else.  The reason I once loved the miserable thing is that I get vaccinated every year and avoid all gatherings–work-related and social.  For someone with strong anti-social behavior, the flu provides … Continue reading I Love the Flu!

The Office Fiasco Even Peanut Butter and Jelly Couldn’t Fix

As often observed, offices create weird families. Haphazardly formed though they are, they contain similar characteristic components of unity and division; joy and grief.

Take mine, for instance, an office universally considered within our institution to contain an unusual number of saints, misfits, myopic, insane (i.e. me), hanger-ons and true believers. Part of the reason for this is because we’re a creative division and this no doubt injects another layer of mayhem among us. But over time, it can be said that we sort of established a hard-won measure of acceptance and peace.