Peas on a Pizza

I’m sure some people will read this title and think the recipe sounds “kid-friendly”. But, just so we’re clear, I am not. Recently, a friend of mine posted on Facebook a scathing comment that she would never go to a newly-opened restaurant because of their policy on children. She and those liking her comment were saying the place was … More Peas on a Pizza

Soundtrack to June

To say this month is stressful is an understatement of epic proportions. And it’s only the 1st. The original plan: June 8: administer and grade 62 finals in Chicago. June 9: take the morning Delta flight from O’Hare to Atlanta. Spend night with folks. June 10: drive to the BRCM to start a nine-week research program with … More Soundtrack to June

Eggplant Pie

Warning: this is politically incorrect. Deal with it. I’ve mentioned this before, but one reason my guy said I couldn’t be a kept woman was because I’m “too much of a man”. There are indeed many a day where I’m “the man” and he’s “the woman” in our relationship. Sadly none of those days coincides with … More Eggplant Pie

Chicken Avocado Wraps

My family is Irish and Belgian. That means I’m genetically predisposed to make drinking making babies, and administering guilt art forms. Setting aside items two and three for the moment, item #1 can get intense. I’ve told my last two significant others before meeting my parents that it will be homey, and intellectual debates are guaranteed, but … More Chicken Avocado Wraps