I love avocados, but only when they're in the perfect state between unripe and brown/mushy. Any tips on selecting these perfect avocados? I feel like they're hard to find at the market.
@lucy snowe Gloria Grahame as Ado Annie in "Oklahoma." It's kind of whine-singing. "I caaaaaaint sayyyyy no."
Talk to Rachel about Smash! Her recaps are brilliant.
Phyllis: There's a speed limit in this state, Mr. Neff. Forty-five miles an hour.
Walter: How fast was I going, officer?
Phyllis: I'd say around ninety.
Walter: Suppose you get down off your motorcycle and give me a ticket.
Phyllis: Suppose I let you off with a warning this time.
Walter: Suppose it doesn't take.
Phyllis: Suppose I have to whack you over the knuckles.
Walter: Suppose I bust out crying and put my head on your shoulder.
Phyllis: Suppose you try putting it on my husband's shoulder.
Walter: That tears it.
This was beautiful and heartbreaking. It both captures the uniqueness of Nora Ephron, especially her marvelous wit, and the universal experience of losing a beloved parent.
I chop up Trader Joe's chicken sausage to make a stew most nights of the week (too lazy to learn a new recipe). Kale is also in the stew. Will kale save me?
@queenofbithynia Also, Taryn seems to take no delight in humiliating people, but rather is a compassionate investigator (recommending therapists, staying in contact, etc.)
@HeyThatsMyBike While I wouldn't say convenient processed foods were responsible for the woman's movement, they were certainly helpful! That's why the moral value attached to preparing food from scratch really gets my hackles up (I'm looking at you, Michael Pollan).
@nic'kalmus@twitter Yes, it reminded me of Zurbarán!