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Grecian Formula

Sunset? Check. Sleepy village? Check. Younger self unleashed? Well, not quite.

February 15, 2018

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Selfies Are Forever

‘La Foto: A Selfie Affair’

February 13, 2018

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My Dinner With . . . Ingredients From Another Dish

Approaching dinner with whatever’s in the fridge and pantry, plus a little imagination.

February 11, 2018

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Weekend Reading: Prairie Fires

“Little House on the Prairie” told a great tale. The real story is darker, but better.

February 8, 2018

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Hair We Go!

The most exotic fiber of all, in a stunning exhibition.

February 5, 2018

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My Dinner With . . . Cooked Chicken

It’s not a leftover if you make it on purpose.

February 4, 2018

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Weekend Reading: Hottest Heads of State

You thought Washington had presence and Kennedy had flair? Wait’ll you meet Andrew Jackson.

February 1, 2018

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My Dinner With . . . Spaghetti Sauce

Pomi and me, what a team!

January 28, 2018

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‘The Post’ and Closet Nostalgia

The 1970s: good for journalism, but oh, those clothes . . .

January 25, 2018

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Room Service!

We’ve seen the future, and it’s out of Diet Coke.

January 22, 2018

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My Dinner With . . . Beef and Beer

Left-over holiday lager? Report for duty, please.

January 21, 2018

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Weekend Reading: Suffragists in Washington, D.C.

The 1913 women’s march had costumes and color and a crowd of thousands, not all of whom were friendly.

January 18, 2018

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My Dinner (and Lunch) With . . . the Dash Rapid Egg Cooker

This little appliance helps me just about every day.

January 14, 2018

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Weekend Reading: I Contain Multitudes

We are not alone: We carry an entire universe of organisms within us.

January 11, 2018

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My Dinner . . . Without the Instant Pot

Heres what’s wrong with the cult-inspiring Wunder-appliance: a minority opinion.

January 7, 2018

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Weekend Reading: Achtung Baby

We’ve heard about the French and Chinese methods of raising children; now, here’s the German take.

January 4, 2018

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Happy 2018!

Bye, bye, 2017. Hello, 2018.

December 28, 2017

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Twitter, Hashtags, Pinterest. Really?

Andrea keeps up with the times by blogging, but she misses the good old days.

December 27, 2017

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