Last night I made lasagna. Stouffer’s lasagna. It turned Continue reading
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Timeless advice for crummy jobs.
That, my friends, is an eight pack of Coca-Cola.
You know how difficult it is to pluck a bottle off a plastic ring? I think Coke’s packaging engineers were trying to address this problem.
Let’s be generous and call it an over-correction. Continue reading
Handsome Pretty Handsome, Dr. Snacks!
Yesterday, I worked from the library again, hoping to cure my case of the creative gacks with a change of venue. It’s such magical place—books everywhere! I even had my favorite carrel and the nearby trashcan Continue reading
My Secret Ingredient? I Stopped Being Me.
I stopped adding celery to my tuna fish when I went to college. Why, yes, I was that broke-ass broke as an undergrad. Lately, I’ve given it another try, and what do you know, it’s not just bland crunchy.
My celery revival is part of my commitment to being a better cook, meaning I read and follow recipe directions, use all the listed ingredients — including the ones that “sound stupid,” “look weird,” or “never heard of, so it can’t be important” — and scream for Alice at the first sign of smoke.
My wife says my cooking has improved. Funny how that works.
What was I cooking?
Rigatoni With White Bolognese from The New York Times. Damn tasty.
Boxing Day 2016
Yesterday, Alice and I went to a Boxing Day party given by family friends. I also call this get-together the “Manhattan Project” because my friend Billy mixes drinks best measured in megatons. Continue reading