• recipes
  • Recipe – Peanut Sauce

    Posting this recipe feels a little like cheating.  Partly because I didn’t follow the recipe exactly (only adding those things which I had in my pantry), and partly because it was so easy.  And then even being so easy, I also failed to follow the directions exactly.  And it still came out pretty well.  So […]

  • personal
  • Travel – Quito and the Galapagos

    Earlier this summer, the Boy and I went on what was a trip of a lifetime for our honeymoon.  We’re both really interested in science, and in more active travel if we can help it, so when we began to discuss destinations that could work, somehow the idea of visiting the Galapagos came up.  This […]

  • books
  • Books – July Roundup

    This month’s list is a bit of a cheat, but I promise, I’m making progress.  At least I’m keeping up with where I should be over the summer?  Who knows. FINISHED: Talking as Fast as I Can by Lauren Graham My celebrity memoir for July!  I finished it at the beginning of the month, and […]