It is not uncommon for the Beast to have to fend for himself on a weeknight. It is extremely rare, however, to find myself home alone. When it does happen, I am […]
Beast: What do you think is the most-bought but least-read book in all of history? Foodie: [Silence] Beast: I bet it’s Gödel, Escher, Bach.
Walking to an undisclosed location on a recent Friday evening to celebrate our 13th anniversary: Foodie: I love the light out right now, and the way the snow has just sort of […]
On a recent week night: Foodie: What smells so good? Beast: I’m making risotto for dinner. But I haven’t even started it yet. You’re probably smelling the chicken stock, which I made […]
Sometimes I imagine how it would feel to discover an episode of, say, Sex and the City, that I’ve never watched before. Now I don’t have to because a couple of days ago […]
Yesterday was the first official day of my Christmas vacation. I was so excited that I bolted awake at 7:30 a.m. I baked the cookies: the usual gingerbreads, shortbreads, and snickerdoodles, and, […]
Beast: Great news. The blood stains came out of the sheets. They are washed and the bed is made. Foodie: This is maybe the most romantic thing you’ve ever done for me. Beast: […]