Clam Chowder without bacon

I don’t always have bacon in the fridge. Also, I have vegetarian friends who eat seafood, so I adapted my previous recipe. This uses canned clams because cleaning tiny clams doesn’t really make a difference in the taste. I’ve done it both ways many times. This is a kid-friendly recipe. Young children can add ingredients […]

Podcast of lists 2013

Like last year, I’m typing them in the categorical order they are in my BeyondPod list. Click the title to get the site. MSNBC Rachel Maddow Tech News Today Friday Night Comedy from BBC Radio 4 Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me TBTL: Too Beautiful To Live Judge John Hodgman Professor Blastoff NSFW Show WNYC’s […]

And you tried to change, didn’t you?

exit, wat out

“And you tried to change, didn’t you? Closed your mouth more. Tried to be softer, prettier, less volatile, less awake… You can’t make homes out of human beings. Someone should have already told you that. And if he wants to leave, then let him leave. You are terrifying, and strange, and beautiful. Something not everyone […]

admitting the problem is half the battle

divorce after cheacting

I am almost down – again – to my pre-Bear baby weight. Did I tell you that I had started losing weight last fall? Then winter set in and I need help getting through. I tried Abilify last winter. I gained thirty pounds, all the weight, almost to the ounce, that I had lost in […]