miscellaneous salts

Let’s talk about salt bay-bee!

Let’s talk about you and me. Let’s talk about all the good things and the bad things that may be. Let’s talk abooooout salt. I have this tendency to horde salt.  I know, it’s strange….

Dogs need homes!

I am a firm believer in pet adoption.  I know that people sometimes decide that they want a very specific breed of dog, and they want it as a puppy. I get it, people like…

gingerbread house

Making gingerbread houses for the first time

When I was a wee lassy, my grandmother used to make gingerbread houses and invite her grandchildren over to her house one weekend day in December for us to decorate them.  Back then, the name…

Infusing your own alcohols

I am going to be honest, I have made several pretty bad infused liquors.  That goes with the territory. You win some, you lose some.  In college, I took a $30 bottle of vodka and…

So – do I look like Wendy?

I’m not sure if this was born out of my hamburglar costume, but for some reason, Craig has started comparing me to fast food characters.  Now that my hair is red, he has begun calling…

A few of my favorite things

I know that I have a tendency to be snarky, inconsiderate, and overly negative.  That’s how I roll.  But as a counterpoint to that, I also take great pleasure in some of the little things…

I went through with it, I dyed my hair red.

That is not entirely accurate.  I paid somebody to dye my hair red.  My hair stylist is magnificent.  If anyone in the north Seattle area is looking for someone, it’s Keri at The Split End….