Monthly Archives: April 2018

Cooking and Me

I started cooking about ten years ago because I had been eating frozen meals forever, and I noticed that at age 30, I started gaining weight.  And by gaining weight, I mean I finally got above 150 pounds.  Not grossly fat, not even overweight, at a more appropriate weight for my height and build, but it was really odd to notice I was finally not just eating and burning all the calories. Continue reading

It’s Really Hard to Blog with Social Media Getting in the Way.

I keep having false restarts into blogging.  I thought it was because I was going through rough patches, and didn’t like sounding like a whiney child.  But things have slowly gotten back to normal, and I just wasn’t able to blog.

Then it struck me.  I’ve been using Twitter and Facebook for putting things out there.

Draining the very ideas I previously used to percolate on the drive home from work to create blog entries.

It just became too easy.  Just a simple click/tap, type in something pithy, and submit. Continue reading