….but I can’t watch it on TV. ESPN bought the rights to Itaoian football, but it is offering the bulk of the matches over a new service called ESPN+, which is available online, for a price, but not on the … Continue reading
I think I mentioned that I’m broke. Going to the Booby Hatch cost me 1 1/2 paychecks, and paying for the part my insurance won’t cover is going to cost me another 2 paychecks, so that’s nearly 2 months of … Continue reading
It has been a weepy day. I was watching a retrospective of last season and they reminded me that Davide Astori died. A beautiful man, a wonderful defender, and a person of great character, gone way too soon for … Continue reading
I have finally watched the Juventus–Hellas Verona match from May. I knew Juve won. Of course they did. They’d already secured their seventh consecutive scudetto and Hellas had long since earned relegation and my interwebs embargo aren’t exactly water-tight. But … Continue reading
So the cake came out and I let it cool and made the frosting. Melt butter and blend with “natural” cocoa. Now there’s cocoa powder (think Hershey’s) and there’s Dutch-process cocoa powder (think Droste) and Dutch-process is better for pretty … Continue reading
For some reason, I decided on this cake recipe. OK. No bullshit. There’s a reason. The photos were lovely. The premise of the recipe is the allure of the boxed cake mix. Which is disgusting. Have you had one lately? … Continue reading
So. As they tend to do when you have depression built in to your DNA, things got rough for me this spring and I went back into the Booby Hatch for 6 weeks. Big mistake. When I got out, I … Continue reading
The Zebes spent €112 on Ole CR7. And it’s official. And he made Juan Cuadrado give up his jersey, not that Cuadrado is my favorite stripey, but still. I think my Akinfeev tattoo is infected.
I just slept until 12:30 and awoke to find that Juve has bid 88 million Euros for Cristiano Ronaldo so yeah, I’m in hell.
She cannot get up in the morning. She doesn’t get enough sleep, mostly for reasons that are completely her fault, but not entirely. If she doesn’t set the alarm, she will sleep for 12-14 hours, until one or two in … Continue reading