The Magic of Food

I got the results from the doctor on my stomach issues - Clostridium Difficile.  I find the wikipedia article fascinating (yes, really): Because of my esophageal varices, I was put on a stomach acid reducer which gives me an increased potential for this bacterial flora to flourish.  Subsequently (or coincidentally), that potential became reality.  The …

Tradition

Four years ago today, Derek and I decided to go to the Japanese Steakhouse down the street for our Christmas Eve dinner. We had recently closed on our house and didn't have much in the way of furniture or kitchen supplies; we hadn't fully moved out of our condo in Lowell. It was kind of …