Monthly Archives: June 2011

Bow-th Pros and Cons

(Loose clothing and an undershirt, along with a sprinkling of Gold Bond, make these days bearable. Fashionable? Perhaps not. Comfortable? Yes. Cotton Bowtie by The Cordial Churchman.) The case for a bow tie in hot weather made be made with … Continue reading

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And So It Continues

Well, that was an interesting Father’s Day. It must have been, Cox, it’s Wednesday and you’re just coming up for air…?!! Not just that Barrymore, the dog, contracted Old Dog Vestibular Disease, that had him retching, unable to stand or … Continue reading

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The Key to Dinner? Apps

And by apps, I don’t necessarily mean appetitzers, although they are here, too. Mark Bittman’s book has been turned into a very useful smartphone application, a pocket guide to basic recipes and their variations. Frequently updated, How to Cook Everything … Continue reading

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