29
Nov, 2018

A family trip took us to London last week. Once I got over the horrors of packing and getting myself to the airport — the

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20
Nov, 2018

Invariably, on the night before any trip, I announce to anyone who will listen that maybe it’s best if we don’t go. Would it not

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19
Oct, 2018

We apparently don’t not have enough power in our multipurpose room to boil water and run this machine at the same time. We had to

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21
Sep, 2018

Yesterday, before leaving for the day, I put a turkey roast and vegetables in the outdoor crockpot. Feeling especially smug, I even got busy with

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13
Sep, 2018

First came to brisket in the outdoor slow cooker. Today, I borrowed an instant pot from my friend R., and I’m christening it outside on

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7
Sep, 2018

Because the kitchen renovation has me making toast in one room, coffee in another, and eggs in a third, this is where I plug in

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5
Sep, 2018

Our ground floor is a construction site. Sort of. A group of men came in, demolished two thirds of the floor, ripped out our kitchen,

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2
Sep, 2018

I don’t know what took me so long. Because we have a barely functioning ground floor and a garden party bat mitzvah happening tomorrow, we

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8
Aug, 2018

I came home from an early run to find this in our very narrow driveway.For some reason, I keep referring to this as a skip,

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6
Aug, 2018

After months of waiting, crying in the building department, and all but offering myself up to the gods of Yonkers (because, surely there is more

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