Tuesday's task - clean out the fridge (NOT clean it) - just get rid of expired items, things past their prime, science projects, etc.Le Before:Le After (better - not great, but better)It was more untidy than anything - there were a few items which looked a bit iffy, but really, once I pulled out tonight's… Continue reading But Wait…there’s more – Day Two
So, the Day One assignment for The Kitchn Cure was – make a list of the things you like and don’t like about your kitchen. I took a few minutes last night to think about it and here’s my list. I’m treating it as a preliminary exercise because it may very well be that by… Continue reading Day One – and I made the list
It's one thing to lose a sock in the laundry; actually, that's more a rule than an exception. But a pillowcase?
After much (and I do mean MUCH) thought, I've decided to cull the herd. No, I'm not doing away with one of my children (although if you'd asked me about it last night, I might not have been so definitive in the denial). I'm reducing the number of cookbooks and cooking magazines which are currently… Continue reading I Finally Decide to Tackle Something I Really Don’t Want to Deal With
This weekend I vowed to get a grip on one huge source of frustration and stress in my life – WHAT TO COOK FOR DINNER. The usual routine goes like this: early Saturday morning I haul out a couple dozen cookbooks and start pouring through them, (or clicking through my favorite cooking blogs) trying to… Continue reading Dinnertime Sanity Makes a Comeback
Well, this explains why the towels and sheets are folded, and yet are not resting comfortably in the linen closet!
I subscribe a vast number of cooking blogs. That little "ding" my phone makes every five minutes - yeah - it's another "come read all about this awesome thing I just cooked or baked or served or whatever!" I'm feeling a little overwhelmed by it all, possibly even resentful in an envious sort of way. … Continue reading Can one suffer from cooking blog burnout?