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Cube steak experiment post-mortem

[Update below! The first steak’s results have been superseded by the second, and it’s not good.] I feel like maybe “post-mortem” is the wrong phrase, but I’ve used it so much for cooking experiments I’m gonna stick with it out … Continue reading

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Cube steak experiment (results pending)

It’s Christmas night and my stomach is screaming at me for food. I can’t think of anything to fill it with that would be a good idea at this point, but it’s making me think about lunch tomorrow. I’ve mentioned … Continue reading

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Rant in verse: The F before Facebook

‘Twas a week before Christmas, and all through my brain, Is a hatred of Facebook; it’s time to complain. Their stalking has sparked up a worldwide lament, But on pettier things is my rant wholly bent. For I, a programmer, … Continue reading

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In search of: McDonaldland cookies copycat recipe

December has been flying by, so please pardon the lack of updates. To catch you up quickly, I did finish NaNoWriMo a winner but The Pembroke Engine is not finished yet. I’ve actually been struggling hard to move the narrative … Continue reading

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Let’s blog a parade! (2018)

Went to bed late, barely slept. But I have my blessed Mountain Dew and a freshly baked (last night) pumpkin muffin. Did I buy the right chocolate chips? No! Did I find out before pouring the minis into the dough? … Continue reading

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The night before

The full moon is shining on the snowy ground, pumpkin bread and muffins are in the oven, and I’m nearly ready to go. My annual Macy’s parade live blog commences at 9:00 AM tomorrow! Quick update on all the rest: … Continue reading

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Pointless controversy: the new Grinch movie looks like crap on a plate

With Americans so divided in politics these days, let us come together on something we all ought to be able to agree on (but, knowing us, we probably won’t): the new animated Grinch movie that’s coming out is a train … Continue reading

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