‘White chocolate is what’s left after you take the chocolate out of chocolate.’
I don’t consider it calorie worthy.
I did think it was the same as White Almond Bark.
I was wrong.
The white part of White Almond Bark can be made from vegetable or animal fat and is usually white. It likely has had nothing whatsoever to do … Continue reading.....
Those of you who have been meditating in a Tibetan monastery may have missed the fact that I recently had a recipe published in the Foodista Best of Food Blogs Cookbook.
The book is lovely… glossy pages and all.
As usual, I shall attempt to keep it in pristine condition.
I’m not certain why I do it.
I’m like that … Continue reading.....
I ate the entire harvest of our pomegranate tree the other afternoon. It was delicious.
Apparently, one is not supposed to trim pomegranate trees in the spring.
We trimmed ours.
This was our entire harvest.
On the other hand, we have two ten-gallon buckets full of walnuts and left as many on the ground.
As to the crab apples…. There … Continue reading.....
Our workers arrived Wednesday morning, 8am sharp (white van).
About 10 minutes later the stairs arrived (blue truck).
Naturally, the first order of business was to stand around for 15 minutes or so and catch up on the news.
It turns out that the guy who brought the stairs, (white hair, nearest the truck) had been born in this house.… Continue reading.....
Does anyone know any real cops?
Are they witty, kind and sensitive like the gang on 'Law and Order, SVU'?
Or are they inarticulate, foul-mouthed thugs/idiots like the crew on 'The Wire'?
If there is anything in between these two gross over-characterizations, it's not on the telly… At least, not on mine.
If I were a real American … Continue reading.....