Archive for September, 2010

Zucchini Boat

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

My coworker’s neighbor grew this giant zucchinizilla in their garden and then gave it to my coworker who gave it to me. Then I got 2 more giant (but not as huge) zucchinis and I thought, “That’s a lot of shreds. A lot.” So we devised an alternate plan for the zucchini that ate Milwaukee.

Last of September

Monday, September 27th, 2010

Woah…September is almost over? How’d that happen? One minute I was complaining about August, the next it’s nearly October!!!

JSFR: Senjaku Cherry Candy

Saturday, September 25th, 2010

A hard candy from Japan that tastes great? How can this be?

Salad with Devil’s Rain Dressing a la Nero Wolfe

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

You can’t see the salad dressing very well in the bowl of greens but it’s there and it was tasty. Also water cress is spicy!


Monday, September 20th, 2010

It seems early to have Oktoberfest in September doesn’t it? Anyway, Friday was the BrewPub’s annual Oktoberfest so of course we went.

PiARRRate Adventures: A Picto-story

Sunday, September 19th, 2010

Gather ’round maties for a tale of treasure and treachery. It all began on the open seas with a rumor of riches burried on a remote island…

JSFR: Tohato Boy’s Day Nagewa Nori Shio (potato snack)

Saturday, September 18th, 2010

Potato Rings plus.

In And Around the House

Friday, September 17th, 2010

One…Two…Three-No FOUR!

Kittens Part II: Kitty Boogaloo

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

I do not like these plans. Cut it out.

The Girl Who Played with Cilantro

Monday, September 13th, 2010

Oh noes! Monday the 13th! Must be traffic cone orgy time.

JSFR: Tohato Boy’s Day Poteko Mild Salt (potato snack)

Saturday, September 11th, 2010

From Tohato to you: Mild Salt Potato Snacks

Sponge Cake a la Nero Wolfe

Friday, September 10th, 2010

Part of the DQ birthday bash, this is the sponge cake recipe from the Nero Wolfe cook book plus fresh strawberries and whipped cream.

There and Back Again: Hell-Riding Oop Nord pt. 2

Tuesday, September 7th, 2010

Here’s camp standing lake side and shooting back into the forested area. The SOWnah is to the left of the picture. By the way, camp has a new roof and a new paint job too…I can’t even imagine how the work crews got out there because camp road makes two tracks look like paved highway. During the spring you have to share the road with a river which empties out into Lake Superior somewheres and if it’s not rock, it’s muck you are traveling on. Apparently, the roofer’s trucks did quite a number on the lawn, such as it is out at camp.

There and Back Again: Hell-Riding Oop Nord pt. 1

Monday, September 6th, 2010

After taking care of some Saturday chores, including getting new tires for the bug (we had a bubble on one of them the size of a Silly Putty egg), we finally set off to the Great White North. Or maybe it should be Grey White North. Hmmm!


Sunday, September 5th, 2010

Things and stuff ironed themselves out and we were able to make a run Oop Nord this weekend. Of course we have to be back to work on Monday and we didn’t get rolling until after noon on Saturday so this was more of a hell ride than a visit. On the other hand, we got to see the Qs and meet the kitties in person. Oh yes, I have kitteh pictures. I also have pictures of general up north things but I think kittens trump general up north things.