Well, it was a beautiful holiday. The Beast dazzled me and my nephew Ben with his gingerbread cookie decorating skills, which included constructing a centaur. A centaur!
I recently decided that the piles of books accumulating around the house were too much to bear. This might explain my rage when the Beast told me that he wanted a 13-volume […]
Last Saturday, around 2:00 p.m.: Beast: Is there a washing machine at our Airbnb in Hydra? Foodie: I don’t think so. There’s also no WiFi. I hope that not a problem. Beast: […]
We’ve had a couple of extraordinary date nights during the last couple of weeks. Last night the Beast suggested we pick up Maker Pizza after work and finish watching Paul Thomas Anderson’s […]
On Friday afternoon, the Beast and his boyfriends drove to Markdale, Ont., to spend two nights at their friend Tom’s bed and breakfast. I’m home alone, which is extremely rare and extremely […]
The Beast whipped up a beautiful dinner earlier this week. He boiled little potatoes and green beans, grilled some trout, and dressed it all with grainy mustard, white wine vinegar, shallots, and […]
When I saw Ontario red, yellow, and orange peppers on sale at the No Frills for $1.97 a lb, I thought What could be better than turning on the oven and baking […]