Russian Cabbage Soup & Sauerkraut Rye Bread

February?!  February?!  How is this possible?   One month to finish a complete draft of my thesis, less than two months before I have to move (to a temporary location), a little over one month to my birthday (yay, that’s fun!)   But in spite of the books and papers and everything else piling up, you can […]

Easy-Peasy Pot Pie

Going to a top-tier research school in the US has a few perks, especially when said medical-biological-anthropological-scienceological-school supports arts and humanities. Take for instance tonight’s entertainment: a free full-dress rehearsal of Philip Glass’ Akhnaten, performed by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and various crazy-awesome opera singers. Fewer than twenty productions of thi s rare work, which […]