Monthly Archives: May 2013

We Got a New Grill

Let me explain why I spent too much on a grill.  I’ll start at the beginning. Our old grill fell apart and had to be replaced. Now, the old grill owed us nothing.  We got it from a friend who … Continue reading

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The Garden’s In

The garden is planted.  It is the end of May; so the risk of a heavy frost should be gone.  Because of late snow and killing frosts, the onions and leeks did not go in at the optimum time.  I … Continue reading

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Cookery, Not Millinery

I do not know if there is such a thing as Scottish Cuisine.  It seems to me that there is a cuisine which covers the British Isles, yet, which has regional variations dependent on climate and soil.  The codification of … Continue reading

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Coyotes and Chowder

We took our annual visit to Rhode Island at the end of April.  One of the highlights of our Rhode Island trips is our day at Newport.  It wasn’t beach weather, so we had our appetite enhancing exercise on the trails of … Continue reading

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