Sweet Pumpkin

I usually make so many things that involve pumpkin that by the time Thanksgiving rolls around, I have no desire for pumpkin pie at all.  This year between moving and unpacking I didn’t really get a chance to make much with pumpkin, so I was actually looking forward to having a pumpkin dessert at Thanksgiving.… More Sweet Pumpkin

Full House

Thanksgiving dinner for fifteen guests doesn’t have me rattled at all.  What has me rattled (and M.I.A.) of late is cleaning up the house for fifteen guests. Before you think I live in a home that could be featured on Hoarders, let me clarify.  It’s not a secret that Lane was married before he met… More Full House

The Seed 2.0

Yesterday, I promised you another way to season roasted pumpkin seeds.  While I like them with just some salt and olive oil, I do like to try out new ways of doing this, and I think this one is my favorite yet.  As I said in the basic roasted pumpkin seed post, the hard part… More The Seed 2.0

Pumpkin Seeds

Happy Halloween to all of my readers!  If you’ve been reading for a while, you know that Halloween is a pretty big day for me.  Tonight we will have dumb supper and take a moment to honor the spirits of our departed loved ones.  Trick-or-treating has been cancelled or postponed in a lot of towns… More Pumpkin Seeds

Time With You

The fifth movie in the 12 Days of Oscar series is My Big Fat Greek Wedding. The 2002 sleeper hit features Toula Portokalos (Nia Vardalos), a thirty-year-old Greek woman.  After starting college courses and a undergoing a mini-makeover, Toula meets and falls in love with Ian Miller (John Corbett). Toula’s family initially protests because Ian is not Greek, but eventually Ian… More Time With You

Autumn Song

I had the most fantastic weekend.  It started with mojitos Thursday night with the girls, and is about to end with drinks and a cover band with some good friends. Busy, busy, busy, and it’s back to work tomorrow.  Sigh. I did promise some people at work that I would finally get around to making… More Autumn Song