Memorial Day 2004

By |May 31st, 2004|

At times like this, the sacrifices made by soldiers in service to our country is certainly felt more deeply than during times of peace. Protecting our freedom and civil liberties is (supposed to be) […]

Maui 2004

By |May 30th, 2004|

As we first approached the island of Maui I was reminded of what a lush, luxuriously green paradise we were about to visit. In some ways, returning to Maui feels a little like […]

Maui Bound

By |May 27th, 2004|

We’re leaving for Maui in the morning, so posting will be sparse for the next few days. I do hope to have some images to share in the near future; I’ve already scouted […]

Honey Buttermilk Bread

By |May 25th, 2004|

Having extra buttermilk on hand and being in the mood to bake, I quickly found a suitable recipe and got started. The resulting sesame seed rolls turned out great; they were very light and […]

Cinnamon Poppy Seed Cake

By |May 23rd, 2004|

After we received our Penzey’s order we realized we had ordered a bit too much of both cinnamon and poppy seeds. A quick google search presented the following recipe, which we found to […]

Pasta al Forno

By |May 22nd, 2004|

My lovely wife Sheryl made this very scrumptious dish today. The recipe is largely based on Rachael Ray’s recipe with the same name. Very highly recommended!

Pasta al Forno

1 pound rigatoni
2 tablespoons extra-virgin […]

The Door in the Wall

By |May 21st, 2004|

Thanks to a recent posting by Accordion Guy, I had the great fortune to read what has quickly become one of my favorite short stories.

The Door in the Wall is a very engaging read. […]

Bento Art

By |May 19th, 2004|

Power lunching in Japan:

The one shown above is for Moneka, who loves PPG!

There are another 1/2 dozen or so of these imaginative creations available for your viewing pleasure.

Thanks to memepool for the link. […]

Wyrex Unearthed

By |May 18th, 2004|

Wyrex, a 65-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus rex, is being excavated in an undisclosed location in Montana. Unique to this dig is the fact that the entire process is being documented via the web.

The dig’s web […]

Back on the Air

By |May 15th, 2004|

Just a quick note to mention that mike-sheryl.com is back on the air after a brief outage.

Unfortunately, dotster never replied to any of my customer support queries so I don’t know if things naturally […]