Thursday, March 19, 2015

The Manhattan

Famous drinks often have disputed or mysterious origins (a few colorful histories of other drinks here, here, and here). The Manhattan cocktail fits this bill and is a classic cocktail any bartender should master.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

It Started With A Mouse...

Walt with his mouse friend, from his tribute museum at Hollywood Studios

Walt Disney's quotes have followed him through the decades, even if he never said some of them. One of the most famous: "It started with a mouse..."

Monday, March 16, 2015

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Ok, Then... #2

Waiting makes me uncomfortable. Those dead minutes before the start of something make me fidgety in a funny sort of way.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

500 Posts

Milestone befitting of a Fiat Cinquecento
810 days ago, I posted the 400th entry on this blog. Today marks the next century milestone - 500 posts.

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Walt Wednesdays

Walt Disney statue at the center of the Magic Kingdom

I'm starting a new weekly series on Walt Disney, as I progress on my current writing project.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Here Comes the Sun

The weather has turned, for the better. Snow is melting, and Spring is coming (did time have anything to do with it?)

Sunday, March 08, 2015

Thursday, March 05, 2015

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Tuesday, March 03, 2015

Ice Capades

No surprise that the never-ending winter offered its next round of precipitation, rain then sleet then freezing. Which meant Ice Capades for Ruby.

Monday, March 02, 2015

The Trees Are Weeping

Funny, it sounded like rain outside - on a clear sky morning. How does that work?

Sunday, March 01, 2015

OK, Then...

This used to be our doorbell until...

It's Sunday, so I'm free to think random thoughts. The typical reaction is OK, then...