Monday, 28 February 2005

Chili TVP

I helped my friend Lauren move to Tremont on Saturday and then fixed a batch of chili for everyone to eat afterward. It turned out pretty good, and though I was a bit leery of using something as strange as TVP, it didn’t roil me gut like tofu tends to do. Actually it was pretty good. Even better reheated the next day.
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Friday, 25 February 2005


Now that I’ve opened my eyes and started looking around, I’m really amazed at how much there is to be involved in around the Greater Cleveland area. It makes it hard to choose. I’ve gone to a couple blogger meetups and they have been quite eye-opening in regard to economic development in this area. While I’m still too wet behind the ears in regard to civic action and politics, their fervor is infective.
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Thursday, 24 February 2005

Wednesday, 23 February 2005

Monday, 21 February 2005


On the way in to work this morning I realized that the phrase “your name is ‘mud'” applies to me in a a quite real sense. My name is mud. I love puns. But that’s not important right now. Entropy. It has been on my mind lately. So many things are on the old noggin and little bits appear in my other ramblings until I realize there is a filet mignon cut up into all the ham salad of my other posts. Or at least a sirloin.
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Doctor Roulette

People make a big deal about wanting to pick their doctor as a part of their health plan. I guess so they can get the person they want who will provide the care they want. Ostensibly. I’ve not been to a dentist in at least five years [since before I got my braces], and it has been at least three since I went to an eye doctor. So in that time I’ve moved to Cleveland. And I don’t know jackshit about any docs around here.
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