Books for 2005

My wife as always is an inspiration. Today she inspired me to start a list of the books I read in 2005. She will probably read more in the month of January than I will in 2005, but still it would be cool to be able to look back and know what I read. For…

An Art and A Craft

An art is an act of original creation. A craft takes an art form and codifies it in a way to make it reproducible. When a chef creates a new dish he is practicing an art. When he creates a recipe and teaches others to produce it over and over, in a restaurant for example,…

The Bible

Micheal Williams had a post asking if it was heresy to question if certain books belonged in the bible. My short answer to that is it is never heresy to question anything. But there were many comments that I felt compelled to respond to and it got so long I decided to make a post…

Comment Spam

Started getting lots of comment spam, so comment control is back on. This means if you post a comment I have to approve it before it shows up. Once again spammers make our lives suck a little more.

Testosterone

On Sunday I gave myself my first shot of Testosterone. Giving myself a shot I may have screwed up and used the wrong needle. They gave me a bunch of syringes and a bunch of needles. The needles were 18 gage and the syringes 22 gage. I ended up using the 18 gage to give…

New Years Menu

Been without internet for the last four days so I didn’t post the final menu for out New Years dinner/party. Appetizers: Vegetable platter: celery, carrots, cauliflower, broccoli Dipping sauces: Red Pepper Cream Sauce (South Beach CookBook), Ron’s tomato sauce, Peanut Butter Dipping sauce (South Beach CookBook), Modified Macon Salsa with Pita Chips Sautéed Shrimp and…