Month: February 2012

Rainy Saturdays are for Cooking, Reading and Watching Movies…

The Tennis Match my son was scheduled to play this afternoon will be cancelled due to a huge storm cell heading this way. It is a solid mass of dark green and yellow on the radar covering three states. As much as I enjoy my children’s extra-curricular pursuits, an unexpected free Saturday gives me a thrill of anticipation. Yes, I’m a boring old lady. Already I’m perusing my mental recipe file for an intimidating multi-step saucy, perhaps cheesy concoction. Something I have the ingredients to make on hand. That takes the seafood pasta off the table. Darn. So, instead of the spaghetti I’d originally planned for this evening, I’ll go for the Lasagna Bolognese. Much more time consuming but far more satisfying. And for entertainment on a drizzly day, my taste in movies and books these days tends toward light and fun. My Kindle is jammed full of to-be-read, so at any point I can switch it on and lose myself in another world. If you’re not a reader, I encourage you to try again. Find …