Sunday, November 18, 2018

Friday, November 16, 2018

Thursday, November 15, 2018

It's Stuffing Season, the Most Wonderful Season of All

It's the return of a perennial favorite. That's right! It's Mademoiselle Magic Stuffing Time! Cut your celery! Dice your onions! Drive all over town trying to find a store that sells that most crucial but elusive of ingredients, dried currants! Use all the exclamation points! You can do it and it will all be worth it! Click the link and travel back in time to meet up with your favorite recipe.

Monday, November 12, 2018

Channel Changer

"Hi. It's me, Levi. I'd like you to watch me instead of four straight hours of Food Network's Christmas Cookie Challenge. Thanks."

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Smacksy Sunday Links

Thank you to those around the world who have reached out to ask how we are affected by the intense Southern California wildfires. We are a very safe distance from the fires and not in danger, affected only by smoke. Praying for those who are in the path of the fire.

How to help victims of the California wildfires. 

Tips to make yourself happier right now.

A fascinating woman and her island.

How to go clothes shopping.

Finally, inclusion in ballet shoes.

The way you brew coffee affects caffeine levels. Mmm caffeine.

And a cat and baby squirrels.

Happy Sunday.

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Friday, November 9, 2018

I Know

While on the surface this might seem like just another photo of adorable Levi sleeping, HE'S IN MY CHAIR YOU GUYS.

Thursday, November 8, 2018

I Said

I don't play games on my phone, I said. Not interested, I said. (Level 204)

Wednesday, November 7, 2018


The weather is finally cooling off a little here so it was time to pull out the "winter" bed clothes. Washed, dried, and fluffed, the nice clean comforter isn't really ready until this guy rolls around spreading Ted fur all over the whole thing.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

This Dog Will Answer to Any of the Following Names

El Peevo
MC Snores-a-lot
Big Baby

Sunday, November 4, 2018

Smacksy Sunday Links

On the lost art of the phone call.

You're disillusioned - vote anyway.

Hundreds form human chain to move their local bookstore.

Will tiny books be a thing?

Eating sustainably seasonal food guide.

Slow TV livestream of a Norwegian train.

And dogs and treats.

Happy Sunday. (Please remember to vote on Tuesday.)

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Smacksy Saturday Photo: Book Club Cheese Board

Tonight's spectacular book club deserved a spectacular cheese board. Not even pretending I'm not showing it off. I'm totally showing it off.

Thursday, November 1, 2018


Sometimes the sky looks just like this and you must look up and watch it change.