My husband thinks I drink too much, and he is especially aware of it because sometimes he does as well. This time of year does not make it easier -- parties, family gatherings, various celebratory events abound. So I self-assess, as I generally do during periods of evaluation: MAST score (developed in the 1970s) resulted … Continue reading Cheers!

Thanksgiving, and what follows

Thanksgiving, my favorite holiday, has come and gone. With it, too many beige foods (just kidding, beige foods are delicious). No more cranberry relish or making of cornbread dressing until next year. I love Thanksgiving because of the expectations -- food, mostly comfort food, served well. No presents, no staying up late, no fancy dress required. … Continue reading Thanksgiving, and what follows