Archive for the 'HouseWifery' Category

Bubble and Squeak

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

Here they are– my version of the British “Bubble and Squeak.” All in all they were pretty tasty. Similar to a potato cake, but with cabbage mixed in. Definitely an easy way to sneak cabbage into one’s diet. You can find the BBC Food recipe I loosely followed here: But I am incapable of following […]

Table Settings

Saturday, November 24th, 2007

This is how Mommy sets the table for dinner: This is how Sammy sets the table for dinner: This is typical conversation over the dinner table:

Some Spider

Monday, October 9th, 2006

When I was a kid, I loved Charlotte’s Web. Thinking about Charlotte’s sacrifice for Wilbur still makes me a little teary. And in the past, I have gone to great lengths to avoid breaking an intricate spider web while on hikes in the woods. But not in our back yard. Our little yard in El […]