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New addiction: post-dinner perfection

TGI Friday's Salted Caramel Cake (image from TGI Friday's site)
TGI Friday’s Salted Caramel Cake (image from TGI Friday’s site)

If dessert is on the agenda (and it shouldn’t be, but occasionally is), I tend to prefer Chocolate. Or Tiramisu, obviously. Because HELLO? Chocolate is practically its own food group, and a well-made Tiramisu is practically a slice of heaven on earth. Continue reading “New addiction: post-dinner perfection”



tuesday (Photo credit: thundered cat) Other than being called "Tuesday" this picture has nothing to do with today's post. But it reminds me of Miami for some reason, and I guess that's all the connection I needed.

Today I talked to my mom & dad, missed my sister & her family, traded brief emails with a friend, mailed a birthday card to another, had lunch with a colleague, Continue reading “Valenteeny”

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Lunch used to be simple

The Flirtation
"The Flirtation" - Image via Wikipedia

I remember fondly a time when lunch was a simple enough affair.

I eat in the cafeteria more often than I go out, both for convenience and for budgetary reasons. It’s usually a 10-minute swing through the cafeteria line, debating what, if anything, I actually want and … usually not having found something I want, exactly… deciding what I will settle upon for my midday meal. Then I take my mildly to moderately satisfying lunch back to my desk to eat while I work. Or, you know, while I check my personal email or whatever. Continue reading “Lunch used to be simple”