The Great Sore Face Incident of Spring 2018; and Skin Care as a Theme on This Site

This post is a sort of an introduction to a (not entirely) new direction for this site: that of skin care (and reviews of such), which I know I have done once or twice before, but which were never a main theme here; and also that of ranting, which I have done repeatedly before, and which is absolutely not a new thing. A little bit … Continue reading The Great Sore Face Incident of Spring 2018; and Skin Care as a Theme on This Site

Revisiting the Manifesto, and Recalcitrant Sourdough Starter

As my older readers know, not every blog post that I write is about a triumphantly successful recipe where nothing goes wrong.  I am not one of those bloggers whose every post is about something totally perfect, and whose every dish is styled and photographed in seeming bright daylight even if it’s supposedly for dinner (my evening photos are often done with a flash because in these … Continue reading Revisiting the Manifesto, and Recalcitrant Sourdough Starter