Lentils, where have you been all my life? I’m amazed. I’m in awe. I’m in love. I want to quit my job and stay home and learn how to make lentils in every possible way ever. I just crammed something spicy and beautiful in a pita and cooled it down with some feta, and I…

My world is breaking a little bit. Two of my favorite people in the world broke up, and I’m finding it really hard to imagine a world where they are not together. And since they moved to the east coast last fall, I can’t physically be there for either one of them. I haven’t been…

I get kind of a kick out of coming across something at a very temporary moment, knowing that few other people than myself will witness something before it changes. The snow just after it falls and just before it gets trampled by dogs and children, for instance. The anatomically correct snowman with blonde curly hair…

The idea that has officially made me laugh the most times today is that of Jay Cutler fumbling his own head. Sometimes my brain sees things that make me wish I was any sort of visual artist. Wouldn’t hurt the ol’ t-shirt biz, either. Which, uh, doesn’t exist. Yet. The Boy is out of town…

I can’t get over how perfect it is to be able to work at home half the week. I save an insane amount of gas, Dog doesn’t have to be alone, and I have opportunities to start bread early enough to not have to wait up for it. I’m really getting into the groove of…

Quiet isn’t really a characteristic of mine, it’s an aspiration, so here I am putting fingers to keyboard to try to make some sense of my life. Quietly. I’ve been learning how to cook ever since I moved, and I just made possibly my first ever comfort food: tuna casserole. I seriously did this whole…