The Space Station Bakeshop Captain’s Log

Archive for February, 2009

Happy Mardi Gras!

With a little help from Balloons and Tunes and Southern Living, we had a fun Mardi Gras celebration. The Zydeco music was already playing in the CD player when Kevin and Ari arrived home this evening.

I saw a recipe in Southern Living for Biscuit Beignets. I just had to try these for Fat [...]

What a Weekend!

What a fun weekend!
Had a Princess and the Pea moment with Cassey:

Went shopping at Ethan Allen in Cary for a sofa…

… to replace the one that Cali ate a few weeks ago.

(Notice Cai being “submissed” int he lower right hand corner of the photo).
Went by Durham’s TechShop, where I expect we will get a family [...]

Milltown (The French beers) & Pauper Players

Friday night we met up with our friend, E, and hit Milltown for a pre-show dinner (or is that supper???).  This was the perfect opportunity for me to finish “The French” beers.  I’ve talked before about the Milltown beer book, and how I am working my way through the countries, starting with Germany.  Now I [...]

Milltown – The Germans

We have this great bar here in Carrboro, Milltown.  They give you a BOOK of beers as the beer list.  I can’t put my finger on what I like so much about Milltown, but it is one of my favorite places to hang out.
Ari is taking German, so I opened up to the German section [...]

Carl Hiaasen Book Signing

For some unknown reason, I checked Carl Hiaasen’s web site on Sunday and discovered that not only did Mr. Hiaasen have a new book out, but he was appearing for a book signing at Quail Ridge Music and Books in Raleigh the following night. This was something that Ari and I could not pass up!
Quail [...]