Now that I have your attention... Here I am, surfing the web, trying to figure out how to watch So You Think You Can Dance online for free as I don’t have access to a television (technically I do, but that’s a different story). As I’m searching away, enjoying a cherry Pop-Tart that tastes suspiciously … Continue reading You’re a Terrorist and Here’s Why
I think everyone can agree that happiness is one of the most difficult emotions to maintain. Just a general sense of peace is a struggle, let alone full-blown joy. But we can’t let dour emotions engulf our every move. The world continues to revolve and no matter how many rotations it makes, time alone cannot … Continue reading CrossFit: Happiness Edition
Have you ever made fruit caviar? I’ve started introducing the kids in my Science Club to molecular gastronomy and we’ve done a few things including fruit caviar. You basically take juice, agar agar, and boil it for a while before putting it in a food syringe and squeezing drops into chilled oil. It’s easy, although … Continue reading How Patriotic Are You?
Have you seen the movie Inside Out yet? It's been out for a while but not everyone gets a chance to watch everything that comes out. If you haven't, the movie delves into and personifies the mental/emotional processes of a young girl going through a rough patch. When I first saw it I almost cried. Not … Continue reading It’s Okay
I completely forgot what I was going to write about today. Last night as I waited for myself to drift into unconsciousness I had the idea but as I went about my day today, what with controlling fifteen kids and faking my way through another yoga class, I completely forgot. Perhaps I should have written … Continue reading The Curse of Faulty Memory
American needs to learn more about the metric system, if we’re going to continue with imperial system. Doing a practice run for science club at my work, I misinterpreted the instructions for a recipe. Instead of using grams, as per the instructions, I used ounces. Have you ever used sodium alginate? It’s basically a thickener. … Continue reading In Case You’re Feeling Stupid…