“Gimme a head with hair, long beautiful hair Shining, gleaming, streaming, flaxen, waxen Gimme down to there, hair, shoulder length or longer . . .” The song from the musical Hair’s been going through my brain all day, probably because I’m having, if not exactly a bad hair day, a seriously mediocre one. I’ve never… Read More Hair

The Best Gluten Free Cookies You’ll Ever Eat

Due to health reasons, I’ve followed a gluten-free diet for nearly eight years. During this time I’ve reworked most of my favorite recipes and discovered a bunch of new ones. Although my favorite gluten-free recipes are those that never had gluten-containing grains in the first place (e.g., chili, stir-fry over rice, etc.) or that merely… Read More The Best Gluten Free Cookies You’ll Ever Eat

High Hopes

With both the Iowa and New Hampshire primaries behind us, both the Democrats and the Republicans are well on their way to picking the final candidates for the 2016 presidential race. Unfortunately, the next nine months are sure to be grim, with plenty of mudslinging, name-calling, dirty secrets, and general nastiness on the part of… Read More High Hopes