Archive for October, 2009

Soup weather

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

It was cold and rainy this weekend . . . perfect soup weather.

Mint Roast

Thursday, October 22nd, 2009

No, this is not really a mint roast. But such a pretty shade of green! I was reading the back of a Morton Kosher Salt box a while ago and it had a recipe for a salt-crusted roast beef that struck me as really tasty. Basically you marinate your roast in olive oil, basil, marjoram, […]

*sigh* Rhinebeck

Thursday, October 15th, 2009

I’m going to miss Rhinebeck this year. First time in four years I won’t be there. I’ve really come to love that festival and all the people, but alas, time and money are not in great supply this year. Someone please pet a sheep for me.

Airplane turbulence freaks me out

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009

I took a short vacation this weekend and knitting saved my sanity. Seriously. I was flying to Houston on Continental airlines and there were thunderstorms on the way. Mild turbulence makes me a little uncomfortable, so I pulled out the sock that I was working on to distract myself. I was happily cranking away when […]