Lasagna and Other Indoor Sports

I realize I haven’t posted in a while. I have the usual excuses… been busy with the girl, summer vacations, and all sorts of nonsense. As such, I haven’t been doing anything new in the kitchen. In fact, I’ve been trying to do as little as possible in the kitchen. …

Robbie’s Orzo Salad

This was originally called Tri-Coloré Orzo Salad. I have no idea where the recipe originated, but it was introduced to my family by my newest sister-in-law, Robbie. Hence, the post title. It is a fabulous summertime side dish, which is why I decided to make it for Memorial Day. It’s …

Training/Photo Walk

On Saturday, I ran the first outside training run I’ve done in years. When I ran my route – the same route I used to run when I ran regularly – I noticed it with a different eye this time. A photographer’s eye. It’s spring, and I’m seeing budding trees. …

Run, Forest, Run

I’m running again. Well, more like jogging.  Really, if we’re going to be honest, it’s a lope. Ok, a shuffle. Still, I’m moving. Besides the usual motivations, I saw something on Facebook this week that got me in the mood. Some second cousins are doing a 5K in honor of …