Recipe: Cranberry Compote

Force the issue with anyone who says “but I don’t like cranberries” — everyone I’ve convinced to taste them says, “Those are delicious!” Read More

Recipe: Crock Pot Pineapple Chicken

I saw a chicken crock pot recipe posted on Facebook this morning, and while it sounded yummy, after reading some of the comments it was apparent the recipe “lacked something”. So I fixed it, in both senses of the term. Read More

Missing Shingles

Missing Shingles

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Pretty nasty storm last night sent some shingles flying through the neighborhood.

Our house wasn’t the worst, though.  A few streets over, older houses with rolled shingle material were pretty much totally ripped up.

Vacation Day 5 – Monday

Up around 7am, start coffee, into our robes, and out on the balcony. It’s a little cooler, but still very nice. Not as many people on the beach or surfers, and the beach cleaning crew is out. 8:30, toasted bagels and the last of the coffee.

More on Day 5 shortly.