Monthly Archives: August 2012

The mighty Mis-sis-sippi

If you’ve ever seen the Mississippi River for yourself or learned about it through school or television, you probably imagine it as a massive, sometimes muddy, lake-wide flow of water bisecting the United States like an overfed snake on the … Continue reading

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What vacation looks like

         

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Guilt-Free and Easy Eggplant Parm.

I won’t kid around… I love eggplant Parmesan.  What do I hate about it?  The prep and the grease.  Traditional eggplant Parm is so high in fat it bugs me.  A.  I don’t like standing at the stove frying stuff … Continue reading

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Collection Intervention on Syfy

I have witnessed collection confusion.  I have seen a massive Dollar Store collection of pure junk with a rooster theme.  I have seen a collection of enormous, fabulously expensive, limited edition action figures that depreciated in value the instant the … Continue reading

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Taking a walk on the dark side (of Vancouver)

In the last few years, I’ve done bus tours in San Francisco, Dublin, and Scotland. It’s a great way to learn about an area when you only have a short period of time. But it never occurred to me to … Continue reading

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I now know how to make Saag Paneer.

It’s a slog, but yes I can. You might be asking, what is saag paneer?  Saag paneer is that great, squeaky-fresh Indian cheese.  It’s kind of like farmer’s cheese.  So basically you’re using a whole bunch of milk to make … Continue reading

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Destination Truth on Syfy

There are enough paranormal investigators and monster hunters running around on television right now that someone should be able to catch a ghost or an alien or something.  They never do.  They find evidence.  Eh.  Most times I’m not impressed … Continue reading

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