Monday, September 1, 2014

the quotidian (9.1.14)

Quotidian: daily, usual or customary; 
everyday; ordinary; commonplace


They just. don't. stop.


Salsa, o how I love thee!
Which is good because...


They're not exactly "trickling in" anymore.


The pre-supper scramble: which became pasta with sausages and lemony grilled zucchini.


Homemade: you'll NEVER guess what kind. 
So I'll tell you!
Sweet corn with blackberry sauce, yum.


Sweet boy.


Making a delivery.


The kitchen apprentice.


It's beginning to look a lot like ... late summer.


Taking a break.


Sunset.


This same time, years previous: the new bakery, grape parfaits, puppy love, walking the line, chocolate yogurt cake, oatmeal jacked up, why I don't teach my kids science, around the house, dreaming, pasta with sauteed peppers and onions, and losing my marbles.    

8 comments:

  1. "Sunset" reminds me of Peter Pan... And the cat photo made me (and my husband!) laugh out loud!

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    1. On Facebook I referred to it as "A Peter Pan spotting." We (or you and my husband, because he's the one that pointed it out) think alike.

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  2. I'm SO jealous of the berries and tomatoes! We here in hawaii can only wish to grow such a huge variety of produce in our gardens. We manage a few hens for eggs and a backyard garden (raised beds) but the heat and humidity limit what we can grow. Are your tomatoes San Marzano or a Roma variety? Beautiful!

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    1. Roma, I think. And boy, are they prolific.

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    1. That's a puppy, not Charlotte. But she IS looking better.

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  4. sweet corn ice cream!!! That's a fun one :) Right now I've got Gucci muu muu in my freezer. Yes. The family is divided on this one.

    I want to hear total volume of tomato preservation at the end of the season. What all are you doing with them? I want to roast some tomatoes yet this fall (your method) and make more ketchup.

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