The big 2*3*5

It’s my 30th birthday. I have been dreading this day since I was 15 years old (at which point I was actually crying because I was “half way to 30”). To combat what I knew would be unavoidable feelings of depression, back in my early 20s I decided I needed to be more positive. I made … More The big 2*3*5

Grilled Squash Salad

“Try a Little Tenderness” is–by-far–Otis Redding’s best song. For those complete nubes who have never heard of the song and/or the artist, or for those who want a 1980s throwback, I present to you the classic clip of Jon Cryer from Pretty in Pink: Few would characterize Cryer’s reaction (or even Cryer’s character’s reaction) as…well…”tender”. However, … More Grilled Squash Salad

Soundtrack to July

You know those people who go traipsing through life like they just came out of a Disney film? The people for whom birds are constantly tweeting and circling overhead (resisting their avian nature and never defecating, I might add)? People for whom everything appears to be coming up roses and smelling like sunshine and marigolds? … More Soundtrack to July