D got a birthday-gram from @theunipiper tonight! Our neighbors enjoyed it almost as much as we did. What a perfect Portland memory. 🥰
Yes, I did just use “embiggen” in a Zoom meeting. 🧐 How is _your_ brain doing today?
I know nothing about classical pianists, but Spotify told me I’d like Víkingur Ólafsson and it wasn’t wrong. But I am listening to music by this Jean-Phillippe Rameau chap at entirely the wrong time of day. “Les tourbillons” is aptly named! 🌪
I missed a couple of months of “what I’m doing now” posts. I bet you can guess why. By the end of February, the reality of the COVID-19 pandemic in my small corner of the world was limited to news articles and speculation. By the … Continue reading The now of April 2020
I’ll never be able to repay all of the tiny kindnesses that family, friends, and coworkers are winging my way right now, but I’ll be glad to spend the rest of my life trying.
Time to cook the anxiety away! My nonna’s Bolognese sauce is on tonight’s menu. 🍝 The store was out of tomato paste so I’m reducing some tomato sauce. This kitchen smells like my childhood.
I’m having a surreal and challenging week, and this episode of Reply All hit me right in the feels. 😭
I am finally attempting to make ramen eggs! In my Instant Pot! Wish me luck (and check in tomorrow after they’ve luxuriated all night in delicious marinade).
Following the great example of some Micronauts, I’m going to start sharing what I’m grateful for and what I’m looking forward to.
Today I’m grateful for another trip around the sun! 🌞 I’m looking forward to spending the day with @FunkyPlaid. 💑
Sometimes all I want to do is play Little Computer People (Activision, 1987). It made me so happy and no other game (no, not even The Sims) has come close to it, in my opinion.