Blog readers, I think of you often and fondly. In between the brain-stretching tasks of graduate school. This applies double to all of you whom I used to see in person. I want you to know that I'm still here, and still kicking. Not much drinking lately; alcohol puts me to sleep and beer has a lot of calories. But the drinking hiatus is punctuated by creativity.
Don't Shoot Me, Captain!
3 fingers of your favorite rum, over ice.
Fill the glass with Pepsi MAX Cease Fire
Squirt of lime
It's not bad. Yes, it's your basic rum and coke with a twist. It's no Thirdmate, of course. But in these times of tightening belts (I'm on a diet*) we all have to make do.
Back to the books. See you in a few.
* To those of you who notice all the high-calorie stuff I cook while I'm on a diet: I said I am on a diet. I'm not dead! I shift calories around so that I can still enjoy life. Give up pulled pork? Heaven forfend.