Category Archives: Food

Ya gotta eat.

CCCC 2009

Recent trip #1: to San Francisco for CCCC 2009. I booked a quick trip: Wed PM to Sat noon. On the one hand, I wish I’d stayed Saturday night. On the other, I didn’t want to be away from the … Continue reading

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Goodbye 2008

Let’s review: Jan 5: Madelyn starts the Big Girl sleep plan. I’m happy to say this continues; the Bee is pretty easy to put to bed now. Feb 21: I get an awful flu bug, missing classes and losing eight … Continue reading

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Odds and ends Thursday

It’s been a while. With two girls and the usual end of semester business, free time has been short, and I’ve been pouring my writing time into other things. Last night as I was helping Madelyn get ready for bed, … Continue reading

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Smoked turkey

How to smoke a turkey, Dilger style Continue reading

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Apples!

Apples, to eat and to hack on Continue reading

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CPTSC 2008

I recently attended CPTSC 2008 in Minneapolis: pretty good conference, damn good beer. Continue reading

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New grill

Our new grill Continue reading

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Strawberry ice cream

Strawberry ice cream recipe Continue reading

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Grading foursomes

I began the semester with 36 students in two courses. Grades go in today. Look at all the fours! Unfortunately, WIU doesn’t have plus/minus grading, or I would have assigned five B+ and two C+ grades. A: 4 B: 11 … Continue reading

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Odds and ends Monday

The weather is finally not dreary. I drove to and from St Louis this weekend, and it rained nearly the entire time. But today it is sunny and slowly warming up. Why St Louis? Attending a beer festival with Thomas … Continue reading

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