Christmas chronicles: Good asparagus, bad asparagus and The Man Who Came to Dinner

APPARENTLY I DON’T know a thing about cooking asparagus.

Christmas gift ideas: Jigsaw puzzles

In another time and place, long ago and far away, I used to love puzzles. I have cherished, and also bittersweet, memories of being at Grandma’s house during Christmas break sitting around a folding card table doing puzzles with various extended family members. 1000 pieces and nothing but free time on our hands to eat, … Continue reading Christmas gift ideas: Jigsaw puzzles