Food Storage in Warm Climates

The climate on the Gulf Coast is pretty warm. We do get the occasional cold winter, including freezes, but for the most part, weather is warm. In my area, the water table is also pretty high. For these reasons, I don’t think a root cellar is necessarily a good idea …

The School Lunch Program

The backlash against the school lunch program is back in the news lately. My thoughts are mixed. On the one hand, I …

Mother’s Day Is For Mothers

Oh, it’s time for the annual barrage of complaints from women who are upset that their S.O.’s kids don’t acknowledge them on …

Bread Storage

So, I am still searching for a way to store my bread easily and neatly. I am close to giving up and …

cavemanbill

Dangerous Paleo Nonsense

I don’t have a lot of time but I ran across something today that honestly, makes me feel kind of nuts. It’s …

Actor Philip Seymour Hoffman

RIP Philip Seymour Hoffman

Wow. Philip Seymour Hoffman is dead at 46. I’m shocked, because his star seemed to be rising and rising and I guess …

Derailing and Covert Misogyny

Peeve: in any conversation about misogyny and appearance, be it about sizeism, appearance-based discrimination, etc, there is ALWAYS a straight dude who …

Gluten Free Bread Updates

I’ve had varying degrees of success with GD breads. Brioche does best, by far. These days I am trying to get a …