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Valentine’s Day Flowers

Our Valentine’s Day flowers this year consist of one stem of lilies, two roses, one bunch of carnations, two stems of Bells of Ireland, and one bunch of some fluffy green “filler” whose name I can’t remember. Total cost was US$14.50. I made chocolate-covered dried apricots and chocolate-covered dried strawberries. (Fresh strawberries are lackluster this […]

Beef, It’s What’s For Dinner

We had bò lúc lắc (a.k.a. “shaking beef“) tonight for dinner. My recipe for it to follow soon…

Installing tile floor

I installed ceramic tiles in our master bathroom when we remodeled our master bedroom and bathroom. You can find plenty of how-tos and advices on the ‘Net on laying ceramic tiles on a concrete subfloor, so I won’t go into any of that here. I would just mention what I did to reduce the amount […]