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  • On microhistory and meal planning, part 15

    Oh dear, she’s up. Better post this and get going. TV-watching postponed for later. Sigh (but also, thank goodness … there’s only so much early-90s-sitcom-revival one woman can take). Today is a three-coffee day. Have you ever had a pickleback? It’s a shot of whiskey, followed by a shot of pickle juice. Don’t knock it till […]

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  • This Valentine’s Day, say it with carbs

    Valentine's day candy

    Full disclosure: Valentine’s Day isn’t much of a thing in our house. And by “isn’t much of a thing,” I mean “we are conscientious objectors to Valentine’s Day and we do our best to ignore its very existence.” So I guess it’s weird for me to even be posting this. I’ve noticed in the various mums’ […]