The blue skies and warm days of this past week are gone. Rain, chill, verge of November. Sweater weather. Hoping that all on the East Coast in the path of the storm are safe and dry and well prepared, and hoping that the storm is less severe than some of the predictions...
By Elizabeth Perry on October 27, 2012 11:48 PM
Bubbles looks on with interest as dinner is cooked. He'd already had his own dinner, and he doesn't actually beg, or even eat food from the floor without invitation, but he pays close attention whenever we do anything in the kitchen.
By Elizabeth Perry on October 8, 2012 11:11 PM
Or Asian pear, as they are called at our supermarket. When I was growing up, we called them "nashi." I think it's the Japanese name for the fruit. Unripe, they are awful, but ripe, they have the crispness of an apple and the flavor of a pear.
By Elizabeth Perry on October 1, 2012 11:15 PM