Monthly Archives: December 2010

I Love Somerville

A cold nighttime walk to the library yielded this picture from just outside City Hall:

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Looking Towards 2011

I don’t exactly believe in resolutions. I believe in goals (short and long term), and then periodically refocusing and refreshing those goals. I tend to shy away from really specific, line item type goals. As I get older I care … Continue reading

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Recipe: Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Need a use for all those leftover holiday dinner rolls? Then read on. My favorite “real food” (stuff you’d actually make) blogger, Iowa Girl Eats, posted this recipe last week and I wanted to try it. I’m always looking for … Continue reading

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Christmas 2010

This year’s holiday plans brought us to New Jersey to spend Thursday through Sunday with the Serpico family. We celebrated with my family the Sunday before. It’s funny, getting used to divvying up the holidays between all of our respective … Continue reading

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Recipe: Seasonally Spiced Cornbread

I have been craving cornbread lately. It’s sweet and savory, perfect griddled or cold, with butter or jam – just delicious! Iowa Girl Eats posted an interesting recipe last week with a hidden ingredient – pumpkin puree! I thought why … Continue reading

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Getting Hitched: 5 Months Out Edition

Today marks 5 months until our wedding. It feels so exciting and thrilling; I keep having these moment where I fantasize about walking down the aisle or dancing at the reception or seeing all of our family and friends in … Continue reading

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Recipe: John’s Pulled Pork

We love BBQ. We’ve been all over the country to eat it. We specifically love BBQ style meats cooked low and slow. Despite many inaccessible items now becoming available in the regular grocery store, the pork shoulder or pork butt … Continue reading

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