Tag: shameless bragging

Show Off Post: Hamlet!

Squeezing in one last post before I go, in between madly writing about tiny political parties and finishing my last Paris story before I actually go there… As I think I mentioned earlier, I recently turned 40, and also Shakespeare…

Recipe: Vegan Cheeseburger Cupcakes

This is the time of year when bloggers do their retrospectives, but I don’t feel like doing a blog retrospective for 2015.  For one thing, I did hardly any blogging, and barely kept up with reading other blogs.  For another,…

Quick Gloaty Post

So, if you have seven people around at your house on New Year’s Eve, you need seven desserts, right? Of course you do.  For the curious, the desserts were champagne and raspberry jelly, vegetarian panna cotta, vegan coconut, lemon and…

Industrious Catherine Post

I’m gearing up for a big week, with either choir practice or singing lessons every evening, work every day until Wednesday, and at least one Easter service every day between Thursday and Sunday. Today has therefore been a day for…

So much confectionery…

I’m still taking orders for jellies this week, so act now, before it’s too late!  I’ve been very diligent this weekend, and should be able to start filling orders for people on Tuesday.  As a reminder, the prices are: $15…

Slow Cooker Gloat

I was going to call this post ‘Quick Slow Cooker Gloat’, but that seemed a little open to confusion.  Tempting, though. Is there anything more conducive to a feeling of smug virtue and general comfort and satisfaction than the knowledge…