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Something to celebrate.

It’s been drizzling all day. Just a minute ago the sun snuck out behind a leftover rain cloud, and is now shining rather bleakly into the bedroom, where I’m sitting propped up against cushions with a light throw over my legs, feeling the dip in temperature on this autumn afternoon. 702 more words

Food Memoir

Venison stew with rutabaga and friends

I warmed it all together in a pot for my solo dinner tonight.


Venison stew, anchovy-garlic cabbage, and butter-fried sweet potato

The last batch of beef stock that I made turned out super gelatinous (this is a good thing) and I’ve been using a quart of it, a few spoonfuls at a time, to braise this and that. 176 more words


Sometimes a girl just has to cook.

bad dreams on this day light savings day change.

My bad dreams are always about getting out of a large structure…a hotel, airport, convention center. I usually miss a flight, lose my luggage, can’t connect with someone, or can’t find my way out. 117 more words

Eating Well

Venison stew

I forgot to take a picture of my dinner plate, so here’s the leftover stew. I made this super basic: just an onion, a one-ounce cube of  66 more words

Justin Cascio

Venison stew in the style of kibbeh filling

At top is a stew that is a version of the filling from a kibbeh-in-the-tray recipe Claudia Roden includes in her New Book of Middle Eastern Food… 99 more words

Justin Cascio

A Westfield Heritage Village Christmas in Hamilton, Ontario

One lone bagpipe filled the quiet winter night with Christmas songs. The village from the past was lit by lanterns and candles inviting us to enter a time when the holiday season was celebrated in a gentler and more modest way. 822 more words