Pardon the Interruption1. Conference madness.
2. Summer lethargy.
3. Buying a house.
Many tales to tell, soon, about the glory and the gutwrenchingness of New Mexican food, Blackbird Redux and Hot Doug's disappointment in Chicago, a perfect summer day of German beer hall, Rich Chocolate ice cream, and wok-seared shrimp, re-visiting a favorite Italian in New Haven, and our last bottle of Pacific Echo Cremant.