Victory is Mine

I awoke this morning at 9 am, but didn’t bother to exit the bed until 9:24 am. I know this, because I checked. I was – am – tired, both physically and mentally, but I was also tired of being in bed, something I never would have believed I’d say, not in a million years.  After…

Damn Good Coffee

Decided to hit the antique stores this weekend, and in doing so, I managed to find a few things that I’d been wanting but not making much of an effort to obtain.  Among these was a mid-century General Electric percolating coffee pot and a Pyrex coffee carafe (but not the burner or stand). The percolator is in…

Mr. Darcy’s Munchies

A fortuitous visit to Sur la Table netted me some nice goodies. I was looking for a pan to make madeleines for the Little Woman.  She’s a huge fan of the Colin Firth version of Pride and Prejudice, and has talked of having her own private P&P day.  I figured that it’d be cool to make…