Tag Archives: Portland Maine

A breach in my perimeter

Learning new things is scary whether you are 3, 23, or 53. I need to give more credit to people young and old who walk into new situations on a daily basis. We expect our kids to constantly try new … Continue reading

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Diagnosis: My dog and I are big fat chickens

 Self diagnosing has gone to the dogs. My dog, Molly, has PTSD. Since this past 4th of July, Molly has decided fireworks = bad, home = good. So, with the many celebrations that occur in our neighborhood, we pick and … Continue reading

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Of Confessions and Cruise Ships

I came across this picture while doing a super-important high-level interweb search. (I believe I was looking for a pork roast recipe, then became enchanted with pork barrel politics, then it only degenerated from there) Any-who, back to this picture. … Continue reading

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chron·ic (of a problem) long-lasting and difficult to eradicate

Chronically late. That’s not me. Acutely early sounds more like it. In grade school, the one time I was late I was so late that everyone had gone inside by the time I reached the schoolyard. I thought it was … Continue reading

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Don’t let the soup scare you…

My favorite time of year to cook is Autumn, right now. I found a recipe that intrigued me because, 1. It was a soup, and 2. It contained chocolate. But as I began to read the latest and greatest recipe, … Continue reading

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