- Black (licorice) Jelly Belly jelly beans on a cream-colored carpet look frighteningly like animal droppings.
- Nobody makes a better creme brulee than Ruth's Chris Steakhouse. Nobody.
- Mom was right: if you pull the thread, even if all you mean to do is give it a quick jerk to break off the dangling bit, the button will fall off.
- When you think you've got an hour before you have to leave to meet your spouse's business associates at the restaurant and they show up at your house and you dash upstairs to peel off your dirty T-shirt and jeans and throw on a dress and run a brush through your hair, you should not pause to swish with mouthwash and then, a mere five minutes later, brightly suggest that your husband open a bottle of Pinot Grigio. That's because a sweet, minty-fresh mouth makes Pinot Grigio taste like gasoline. (Never mind how I know what gasoline tastes like. Just trust me.)
Thursday, October 19, 2006
Good to know
Yesterday was a very busy day. I didn't have time to blog, but I did manage to learn four important things: