I was looking out my window, and a little flash of gray followed by a thin tail caught my eye. Mouse!! Fortunately, it was outside, and as far as I know, there isn’t a way in. This was a nosey little mouse. I think it heard the commotion I was making and came to investigate, sticking it’s little face right up to the window. It must have been confused to see me staring at it and yelling in disbelief, David … Continue reading

Brown Butter Popcorn: So Good I Don’t Feel Bad it’s Unhealthy

You know that I love making popcorn. I’ve made popcorn many, many times and have experimented with many flavors. But I’ve never cooked my popcorn in butter. I have only cooked it in olive oil or vegetable oil or grape seed oil. I’ve never even read about popping the kernels in butter. All of the resources I’ve consulted recommend tossing your popcorn in melted butter after it’s already made. I’ve never done that because it sounds like it would be gross … Continue reading

An Unfinished Tale

Remember a while back when I told you how Stella busted out of her crate and killed all of our plants? Well, there is more to that story. And now that we’ve settled our tab on the old apartment, I feel comfortable telling it. So, Stella has separation anxiety. It is much, much better now, but it was really bad when we first got her. She used to drool all over herself when she was in her crate. And one day, … Continue reading