the quotidian (11.10.14)

Quotidian: daily, usual or customary; 
everyday; ordinary; commonplace

She wanted to cook.

He wanted popcorn.

Kitchen Wars 
Squash: 0 
Me: 1 

Exhibit A: feta, spinach, caramelized cherry tomato.
Exhibit B: pepperoni (the favorite)
Exhibit C: pork barbecue 
This secondhand gift from a friend has become my favorite cooking companion.

What appears to be a studious moment but isn’t.

She hung out at her father’s job site and brought home this trophy.
Horse on a porch. 
(Also, fact: horses don’t like it when you eat apples in front of them.) 
Breaking rock.

Hi, Kitty.

She harvested the beets I was trying to ignore and then forced me to roast them.
The nerve. 
Curried pumpkin is what’s for supper.

(In other words, I need to make a dessert so they have incentive to eat their supper.)

This same time, years previous: pumpkin cranberry cream cheese muffins, Halloween candy-infused brownies, mashed sweet potatoes, a boy book, chicken and white bean chili, peanut butter cream pie, and sausage quiche with potato crust.


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