• (before the 2009 diet change)
  • Late October

    Well, it’s happened. We had our first snowfall of the season today, just after the heat came on at work and just before my car stalled when I left to drive home (My diesel VW Jetta, though it gets great mileage, hates winter. We have that in common). The snow wasn’t much to speak of—just […]

  • (before the 2009 diet change)
  • And, Apples.

    Sunday afternoon, some friends and I drove out to the country, where on either side of the highway, green acres stretch as far as you can see. There was a lot of talk about farms, about milking cows, about which of us would be first to admit the whole country-living thing sounds appealing. (Personally, I […]