GRILLIN’ . . ON A MONDAY AFTERNOON

Red onions are especially divine. I hold a slice up to the sunlight pouring in through the kitchen window, and it glows like a fine piece of antique glass. Cool watery-white with layers delicately edged with imperial purple . . . strong, humble, peaceful . . . with that fiery nub of spring green in [...]

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WHAT MAKES A SUCCESS?

Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits. ~Thomas Edison (1847-1931) PASSION! Watch this video (a series of shorts) of John Neses, proprietor of Galco’s Soda Pop Shop and see if you’re not impressed with his knowledge and passion for the 500 types of soda he stocks in his Los Angeles emporium.  Great names [...]

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IT’S TRY-A-NEW-FOOD DAY

All food that you cook yourself is comfort food. TODAY’S PREPARATION TRY 1 NEW FOOD A WEEK Tired of the same old same-old?  So try something new. Eat a new oatmeal combination for breakfast:  muesili or granola with milk or over plain yogurt, or cooked with dried fruit, nuts or cream added and give a [...]

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MARCH MADNESS

Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice; but for those who love, time is eternity. ~Henry Van Dyke (1852 – 1953) TODAY’S PREPARATION ONLY THE GOOD FABULOUS FRIDAY And the weekend will be even better. We [...]

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