Monthly Archives: April 2013

First Communion

I realize I am not Catholic anymore.  Actually, that statement itself is totally false.  The truth is, I am not a practicing Catholic anymore.  Whether I am actually Catholic or whether I realize that I am not, is another thing.  Pat Conroy once wrote that you can no more be an ex-Catholic than you can […]

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Happy Birthday, Woody!

  Woody turned FIVE today!  It seriously feels like it was just a month or two ago when I wrote about him on his fourth birthday.  There are so many things I could write about but I think I will limit my comments to two new Woody developments: Star Wars and Oedipus complex.   Let’s […]

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Feast Your Eyes, Part 2 – Rack of Lamb

After Andy’s latest foray into ribs was such a success, he decided to see what else his new cookbook had to offer.  He chose rack of lamb – first grilled directly on charcoal and then on a plank embedded in coals.  While he cooked, Andy was like Chevy Chase in Vacation – “this is crazy, […]

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