Quotidian: daily, usual or customary;
everyday; ordinary; commonplace
Pickled onions: perking up the ordinary.
Experimenting: sausage, kale, butternut, and cheese rolled into lasagna noodles, drowned in a cheesy bechamel, and then baked.
Books and toast: two of his favorite things.
Gagging down the Swiss chard.
Because every kitchen needs a superhero.
Everything breaks eventually.
And then back in the box it went because . . . puzzles = futility.
Making art up.
Keep-away, dog vs sofa: she drops the ball, it rolls under the sofa, and then she lays there, waiting.
“It’s like riding a noodle!”
At the other end of the couch.
Off to (sunny and hot, lucky!
) Puerto Rico
for a week with one of MDS
‘s first group of rebuilders.
This same time, years previous: homemade grainy mustard, women’s march on Washington, lemon cream cake, lazy stuffed cabbage rolls, hobo beans, the good and the bad, multigrain bread, chuck roast braised in red wine, peanut noodles.