When You Run Out of Butter And Risk Your Life For Chocolate Cupcakes

So there I was, driving to get butter at the end of the day in a work car that smelled like dirty socks, moldy milk and death. It was disgusting. However, I decided to muscle through because I needed butter. Because I needed cupcakes. Because Sheldon is five now, and Preschool's love a party.I pulled … Continue reading When You Run Out of Butter And Risk Your Life For Chocolate Cupcakes

The Tap Dancing Purple Armadillo

“What day is it,?” asked Pooh. “It’s today,” squeaked Piglet.“My favorite day,” said Pooh.”-A. A. MilneBedtime, Thursday night: I stumble around in a confused state because Derrick has a bug bite the size of Alaska on his leg AND it feels like Friday. These things can throw me way off. The point is, it was time … Continue reading The Tap Dancing Purple Armadillo

The World and Blueberry Pancakes

Tuesday is welcomed with blueberry pancakes. I'd prefer to welcome it when it's halfway over and rolling into Wednesday. I dream of spending all morning in my bed, wrapped in blankets with the window open to feel the faint traces of autumn that reign in the a.m.Instead I'm up, flipping flapjacks and putting brown sugar … Continue reading The World and Blueberry Pancakes