Food For Thought – Meringues

“Comedy just pokes at problems, rarely confronts them squarely. Drama is like a plate of meat and potatoes, comedy is rather the dessert, a bit like meringue.” -Woody Allen I love meringue cookies. Made well, they melt in your mouth. Ingredients  3 large egg whites 1/4 teaspoon cream of tartar 3/4 cup superfine sugar 1/2 … [Read more…]

Good Marriage Advice

“Marriage is like life – it is a field of battle, not a bed of roses.” -Robert Louis Stevenson I know that usually I’m bashing relationship “advice.” I do find most of it to be terrible, unhelpful, misleading, and flat out moronic. However, this article from the NY Times is spot on. I know that … [Read more…]

Book Club

“Unless their readers bring them back to life, books are indeed dead things.” -Lawrence Clark Powell I mentioned in my update post that I want to start an e-book club. The plan so far is this: Announce what book we’ll be reading (I’m taking suggestions). Give everyone a month to read it. On the last … [Read more…]