just erotic. nothing kinky.

It started with a book that I bought to read on the flight from Johannesburg to Capetown: The Search for The Rarest Bird In The World by Vernon R.L. Head, a South African bird-lover. It was a strange book, surprisingly dreamy with a lot of beautiful language, images shimmering like a tree shot with sunlight…

pimento cheese killed my idol

The question came up, “What exactly is a pimento?” When I Googled the answer (a cousin of the red bell pepper), I stumbled on The Pioneer Woman’s recipe for pimento cheese.  I followed the link.  I thought, “I kind of dig her – and I hope no one ever finds that out.”  It’s not the most […]

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