Monthly Archives: December 2015

Max December 26

Seasons of Max

At some point the people who read my blog will ask me to stop posting about my dog Max. However that may not happen since a lot of readers are dog owners (and specifically dads and moms of pitbulls. Today is Max’s adoptionversary. 6 years ago my life was made incredibly better. I was visiting […]

Life Hacks December 20

Paradoxical Commandments

The Paradoxical Commandments were written by Kent M. Keith in 1968 as part of a booklet for student leaders. For more than thirty years, the Paradoxical Commandments have circled the globe. I hope you enjoy. “Paradoxical Commandments” By Dr. Kent Keith People are unreasonable, illogical and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people […]

12359856_10156276182845162_963778084555335936_n December 05

Cooking with Friends

This Saturday night was spent with my good friend Jennifer baking holiday cookies.¬†Besides destroying a kitchen and leaving chocolate ganache everywhere, the cookies were darn good. My friends have a nickname for me when I cook. The Swedish Chef. I have a habit of obliterating¬†everything around me. And making an utter mess. However, the Gingerbread […]