Tag: cooking

The Ant’s Story

M.F.K. Fisher’s advice on stockpiling: Probably the best way to stock your shelf is to buy two cans of vegetables and so forth when you only need one, if your local rationings [modern revision: if available] allows it. Make a list of what you would like to have, and gradually accumulate it, if you can afford it….whiskey and a good stable wine.”

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!

Tragic Romance Part II: A Cause for Divorce

Husband ruins beloved cast-iron pan! Wife contemplates murder! Read all about it!