Category Archives: Summer

Bye Bye Fire Pit, Hello Smoker

Well, I can really put the fire pit episode behind me now.  A friend with a legitimate patio is “borrowing” it forever for an unspecified period of time.  I can now appreciate the perks of having an open fire (think … Continue reading

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Microwave Meatloaf – It’s a Revelation!

Well, maybe it’s not that great.  But it is surprisingly good! Last time we had temps above 90 this summer, I was totally unprepared.  So, realizing how hot it was going to be this week, I got my act together … Continue reading

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You Know It’s Really Summer When…

Pollen finally stops coating the window sills and car an icky green. You wish you were as persistent at something (anything!) as the crabgrass and violets overrunning your lawn and garden. You worry not only about dehydration, but also tooth … Continue reading

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