Archive for December, 2010

Constructionus Updatus

Thursday, December 16th, 2010

They have finally glassed over the top of the commons area. Mostly. Not that you can tell through the schmutz of the windows. We are all really hoping that they at least cleaned off the Tea Room side of the stained glass and the Commons side of the safety glass before they put the two together and sealed up the windows so you can never get to that part of them again. If not…oops.


Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

One of the things I love about the Christmas season is egg nog. I could easily drink a quart of the stuff in one night and certainly, if I exercised no self restraint, could easily polish off a gallon in a week. I shouldn’t but man is egg nog tasty. Mostly. See, every year I forget which egg nogs I like and which I don’t and every year I wind up with a span of not so pleasant nog drinking. Heck, I can’t even remember from nog shopping trip to nog shopping trip so sometimes I go without rather than buy the nasty stuff. Egg nog is kinda expensive.

Proctor Posting 2010 – part 1

Tuesday, December 14th, 2010


MC TinyCat and Other Weekendry Things

Monday, December 13th, 2010

Tess was a plopped in the cat bed with Her Crankiness. There was no bloodshed and not as much hissing and spitting as I would have imagined.

JSFR: Khong Guan Sultana Biscuits

Sunday, December 12th, 2010

Not the Sultan of biscuits, but close.

JSFR: Double Your Fun Square Cookies (wheat and cheese)

Saturday, December 11th, 2010

Cheesy-ish wheat crackers for munching.

Pork Braised in White Wine

Friday, December 10th, 2010

Inspired by the Nero Wolfe “Beef Braised in Red Wine, we made us a chunk of tasty pork. And then we set it on fire!

Roy G. Biv of General Stuff

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

ROY! This is some of the trim work on the new Chinese buffet (Asia City). We’ve been there a couple of times now and holy cow do they have the food. They even have sushi!

Cataclysm…a Warcrafty Post

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010

So the expansion has been out for a whole day now and there is probably already a level 85 old race and a level 70 worgen or goblin. Why does cataclysm look so much like catechism?

Still Alive…mostly

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

OK, here’s the real weekendery post even though I’m still not 100% today.

I Am Sick, Here Are Some Random Pictures

Monday, December 6th, 2010

One of my coworkers was out with sick last week and now I’m severly under the weather. Coincidence? Let the pictures tell the story.

JSFR: Husband Cake

Sunday, December 5th, 2010


JSFR: Euro Strawberry Cake

Saturday, December 4th, 2010

Like a Twinkie but strawberrier!

Friday Movie Five

Friday, December 3rd, 2010

The winter movie “gotta get it out for awards recognition” season is upon us and since we usually take in a movie or two while Oop Nord I thought I’d talk about five upcoming movies I might like to see.

The 12 Months of Housemas

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

OH! I just had the most awesome idea ever in the history of ever! Either that or it’s the stupidest. Or both.