On The Work and The Tarot

A perk of being a professional word nerd is learning about a bunch of things and getting paid to do it. One of the projects I’ve been involved with lately in the work-I-do-for-money has had me chewing on that other work that I do. You know, the learning and growing and becoming a better person…

Spicy Fried Clam Po’ Boys

One of my favourite sandwiches ever is a good fried clam po’ boy. I was introduced to this delight while visiting Old Orchard Beach (alas, not New Orleans, but I’ll get there one day) as a youngin – a place that left a go-back-to stamp on me because the whole “town” is either beach or…

Lazy Lady’s Buns for All the Things

I am a lazy person in ways that are not always logical. The grocery store is full of people. Often angry people . Especially on a holiday weekend. Today, I did not feel like schlepping it the four blocks to the grocery store for a couple of lousy rolls that will be infused with the…

Greek meatballs

I was a bit surprised that it took the daughter so long to make the request for a recipe for Greek meatballs.   They’re a favourite with everyone – that dish in my repertoire that everyone is all “OMG! You’ve GOT to get her to make those meatballs” about. My BFF of 30 years was…