Cafe Royal


January 22, 2011 (Day 357) — Cafe Royal After a long week at work and another week of work and volunteering stretching out ahead of you, there are times you really need a pick-me-up on those long Saturday afternoons. For example, I’m getting ready to paint an entire room of our house and I’m going to […]

Sparkling Tropics


January 15, 2011 (Day 350) — Sparkling Tropics For those of you who have been too timid to dip your toes into the infused vodka game, I cannot encourage you enough to try your hand at it. You’ll really be surprised what you come up with. This drink is based off a bottle of Double-Citrus […]

Monkey Paw


January 10, 2010 (Day 345) — Monkey Paw Ah, the tale of the Monkey Paw — one of my favorites as a morbid little child. It was the embodiment of the whole “be careful what you wish for” adage. From the always-trustworthy Wikipedia: “The Monkey’s Paw” is a horror short story by author W. W. Jacobs. It […]