Monthly Archives: August 2012

On the Other Foot

I had an interesting experience at the end of my quick visit to The Vegas this afternoon. My friend Thistle and I happened across the grand opening of The Shoezeum. And no, I haven’t made a spelling error. The Shoezeum is … Continue reading

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Bon Anniversaire!

Not mine, but it’s what it should look like. NO CARROTS! So, today just felt too hot to stand over a stove browning beef and onions and sauteing mushrooms, much less baking a Reine de Saba. I therefore decided to … Continue reading

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August 15th Should Be a National Holiday

One hundred years ago today, Julia Carolyn McWilliams was born in Pasadena, CA. As a California man, born and bred, I am terribly proud to share my home state with the woman who became Julia Child. While I would imagine … Continue reading

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