We’ve been trying to diversify Lucy’s palate these days — by feeding her broccoli, cottage cheese, peas, even Monterey Jack cheese. (Who was this Monterey Jack, anyway? Was he some kind of hippie, Bay Area cheesemaker?) We’re making a valiant effort, but I don’t think it’s working as well as we had hoped. Continue reading “Savories”

First lady

Jon and I just finished watching the final episode of The West Wing. We’ve been watching this TV show (on DVD) about life at the White House for over a year (cramming seven years’ broadcasts into one), so we’ve been thinking about it a lot. This prompted Jon to ask me the other day, “What would you do if you were First Lady?” Interesting question. Continue reading “First lady”