Posted in February 2011

Easy and healthy chicken stir-fry

I don’t generally cook meals during the week that take more than 1/2 hour to prepare. Kinda like Rachael Ray, I stick to 30-minute meals.  Actually I feel my life is more like an episode of  the Food Network show “Chopped” where the contestants have 30 minutes to prepare an entrée for three judges out … Continue reading

How I plan to learn WordPress

Here’s my game plan: I’m publishing blog posts once or twice a week and trying to utilize all of the features. I’m going through WordPress 3 Essential training at http://www.lynda.com. (I love Lynda, well worth the $25/month when you are learning something new) I’m reading the documentation here on wordpress.com. I am following wordpress.com on … Continue reading

Pretty Good Brownies

These brownies were on the cover of Bon Appetit magazine with the proclamation “Best-Ever Brownies” and were taunting me from the moment the magazine arrived in my mailbox.  It is just not fair to publish a photo and statement like that on the cover just one month after the holiday season, when we’re all trying … Continue reading

Facebook for Old People

A few years ago I wrote up some Facebook instructions to give to friends.  I titled it “Facebook for Old People” noting that old in this case meant over 30 – basically, those of us who didn’t grow up as “digital natives”.  I wrote it after being asked by several friends and family members for … Continue reading