Market Day

Strolling through the Park Blocks to the PSU farmer’s market. This picture is just a fraction of what is there; this is the view from the center. Hella green beans. These beans were the longest I’ve ever seen, some were easily 10″. Crazy! While I was waiting to take this photo, I overheard this conversation: […]


My partner made these pecan scones last week. The case knife comes from his family. No baking this week, no obscure Scandinavian jazz, no English football (no yelling), no crazy dances from my son as he jumps through the room. They are out of town. I miss you guys.


These scones were made by my partner. The thoroughly obsessed may recognize this stoneware as W. Dalton Imperial in Tangerine. We found a big set at a stoop sale last weekend and it is my partner’s favorite pattern. I went through a minor aesthetic crisis over having to switch out blue dishes and I’m now […]

Couch Potato

The past week has been filled with extra work and activities, including a mid-week training and an extra work stint on Saturday. There was the epic closet cleanse of 2012 which resulted in a dozen bags and boxes going to charity and several trips being taken to the dumpster and recycling bins (what on earth […]