The Case of the Missing Detergent, the Tell Tale (Operation) Heart and Turn of the Screw

Something weird is going on with my Laundry Detergent lately. It seems like I’ve barely run to the store to buy a jug, when it’s mysteriously gone again. While I love my housekeeper Isa, she isn’t very good about writing down the cleaning supplies we need in the near future. This usually leads to meContinue reading “The Case of the Missing Detergent, the Tell Tale (Operation) Heart and Turn of the Screw”

Easy Goat Cheese Appetizer

I thought I would write about an easy appetizer you could whip up for the Holidays in case you have last-minute guests who drop in to spread some cheer, but then I thought…”Who am I kidding?” No one’s just “dropping in” to say hello in the midst of the Coronavirus Pandemic, especially in Miami whereContinue reading “Easy Goat Cheese Appetizer”

Houston’s Thai Steak and Noodle Salad

Do you ever go to a restaurant and find one menu item you like so much, you end up always ordering it when you return? To me, at Houston’s (now Hillstone), it’s their Thai Steak and Noodle Salad. I’ve tried their meaty and decadent Crab Cakes, indulged in their Spinach and Artichoke Dip and reallyContinue reading “Houston’s Thai Steak and Noodle Salad”

License to Eat Junk

Sunny Hostin said on The View yesterday, “Well, I ate a whole bag of Funyuns.” “Why are you eating Funyuns, Sunny?” Whoopi, speaking from the social distance of her own home, asked. “I love Funyuns,” Sunny answered, shrugging. Apparently Whoopi was dismayed because she hasn’t been able to find her favorite brand of potato chipsContinue reading “License to Eat Junk”