Sometime early in our relationship, when we had been dating for perhaps several months, Dan and I started making scones.
Questions about the safety of Teflon-coated nonstick cookware come up pretty regularly. It seems that the pans have allegedly caused deaths in birds and flu-like symptoms in humans (Tugend, Alina.
Lifeless in appearance, sluggish
dazed spring approaches–
William Carlos Williams, “Spring and All”
Spring comes to Chicago in fits and starts.
When I lived in Italy, the one meal that became a repeated source of disappointment was breakfast.
Dan raised a quizzical eyebrow when he heard me say “barley salad.”
It’s tough to make barley sound sexy.