Old News and New Visions

So, this is old news, but I finally got my new Mini Cooper Countryman. I ordered it in August and finally picked it up in December. It’s beautiful and Dana at the dealership told me: Everybody here’s in love with your car. Dana I though this was just a sales pitch (although the sale wasContinue reading “Old News and New Visions”

Take it Easy for Dinner

And so it begins… Construction has begun on the site of my neighbor Maggie’s former house, now an empty lot. The trudge of machinery, the beep, beep, beep of trucks backing up, the loud bangs when they hit something has already started, soon to be followed by pounding, crashing and clunking of a new houseContinue reading “Take it Easy for Dinner”

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”