• Thanksgiving menu planning, check!

    Hey, Thanksgiving week is here and I’m happy to report I’m ahead of schedule with my menu planning! How did that happen? Well, I got off my butt and went shopping earlier than usual. Simple as that!!…

  • Did we chicken out?

    Well, in case you’re wondering if we ended up roasting a turkey this Thanksgiving, the answer is yes. As usual, we had the whole works – a turkey roasted to perfection with salad (which ended up being…

  • Turkey days

    Woah, is the long weekend over already? Is it December already? And on the first day of December, we have loads of sunshine!! Yup, that’s California for you. It’s 70* outside, sunny but cool as we head…

  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    So here we are, on one heckuva sunny Thanksgiving day. The weatherman says it’s 70 degrees but I’m more inclined to go with 80 seeing as the sun is streaming in through every window and brightening up…

  • My week in pictures

    Christmas is everywhere. Almond-crusted chicken salad almost completely drowned in almonds. Home-roasted turkey drumsticks for lunch. Tyson the Sometimes Terrible deep in thoughts of food.

  • Gobble gobble

    So Thanksgiving is here and gone for another year. That was quick. Only last week we were down with that awful stomach flu and I was thinking we might just have to give Thanksgiving a miss this…

  • Happy Thanksgiving

    Wokay, so here we are, on Thanksgiving Day but no turkey to roast!! Gah! Not from lack of trying though. This is the second year in a row that I haven’t been able to have a real…