Table scraps are “orts” in the crossword world. Most of us hope never to see the word again. Also, Medicare folks can save tons on prescription drugs with a simple phone call. And a brief foray into foods I’ve never heard of…
Back in 1965, I organized a day-long treasure hunt around Martha’s Vineyard for a bunch of teenagers who were the children of Washington’s “Best and Brightest” in the Kennedy and Johnson administrations. It’s a miracle we didn’t all end up in jail…
A wonderful, rich baked scallop recipe, and Margaret recalls the late Cecil Caine at his most ornery.
Brief recollections of writing comedy scripts for serious corporate clients… and a great fluffy cod fritter recipe!
Many physicists think our universe is a kind of enormous hologram. I have thoughts on what they might be thinking, and what it means for you and me.
Ruminations from my back porch — millennial slang, 60s slang, a great celery seed salad dressing, and Mainers are getting psyched to see Troy Jackson run for Governor in 2018.
Leaving New Mexico… not as easy as it could’ve been. And some thoughts on those who leave us. Simple advice: don’t stay too long at the fair.
Recalling humongus 1950s breakfasts, thoughts on food insecurity in Maine, and a terrific “fuggedaboutit” focaccia with rosemary baking recipe.
Is Maine secession a possibility? As in, joining Canada? Fun to play with the idea… also a collective child’s memory of Christmas from the 1950s… (repost)
Great gluten-free cookies! And a pretty Grinch-worthy good-bye this year to Christmas as we know and love it.