What is the perfect food? Duh, bacon, of course. If you find bread too boring (or unhealthy), and if you would like to serve just the right portion of mac and cheese, bacon to the rescue. I could not believe my eyes the other night when I saw the commercial below. Especially … [Read more...] about As Seen On TV
For websites built on the WordPress platform, you can either design your own pages or you can use one of a large number of "themes." I have always felt that it is unnecessary to re-invent the wheel, so to speak: Themes can be used as they are, or they can be modified to fit a … [Read more...] about What Are The Odds?
I am continuing my series of holiday cards with warmer-climate themes. This year, a picture of the Manhattan Beach pier decorated for the holidays. Manhattan Beach, by the way, is going to be the venue for the 2014 memoQfest Americas from February 27 to March 1, 2014. I’m … [Read more...] about “… all over Manhattan, and down Doheny way”*
Lots of changes this November. I said goodbye to two hosting providers and hello to a new, virtual private server set-up. For years, several of my websites were hosted in a shared-hosting arrangement on the servers of a well-known company in Arizona. But then my business site … [Read more...] about Hello Goodbye
It is not that often that one finds the first person plural present subjunctive in the wild. The pop genre is probably not a place one would have expected it. But the The Magnetic Fields, named after the André Breton novel Les Champs Magnétiques, are not your usual band. One song … [Read more...] about First Person Subjunctive