Sweet potato and chicken vinaigrette salad (February 28, 2006, 0) - Level up!
Purple sweet potato, cubed (1 inch)
Chicken breast, cubed: can be leftovers
Vinaigrette, or balsamic vinegar, olive oil, salt and pepper
Put potato cubes in microwaveable container with a little bit of water.
Cover and microwave the potato for 3 minutes, or until soft.
Heat olive oil in a pan over medium-high heat.
Brown the chicken cubes in the pan.
magicpoint (March 25, 2003, 0) - Chris Beggy writes in with another tip
(thanks!). Chris thinks that Magicpoint is an
excellent PowerPoint replacement. I like Magicpoint’s text-based
presentation files and its nice gallery of styles I can choose, but
I’m thinking of going for prosper+latex instead. I hear that prosper
has pretty nice output.
Also of note: East West Books (October 2, 2006, 0) - I picked up a pretty set of postcards from East West Books in New York City (78 Fifth Avenue at 14th). The bookstore feels great. Check it out if you find yourself in the area. It’s open daily from 10 AM to 9 PM. http://www.eastwestnyc.com , +1 212 243 5994.
On Technorati: nyc
sugar-coated strawberries — personal (February 22, 2003, 0) - The strawberries are nothing spectacular – a bit on the old side, with
strange dark spots – but hey, they’re strawberries. =) Having relieved
them of their leafs and assorted mushy parts, I proceeded to fashion a
shaker out of an old egg cup. Looks like it works – I get nice, evenly
coated sugared strawberries. Still, to be
Moved to Vaio! (July 26, 2006, 0) - The power adapter on my Fujitsu Lifebook P1110 has just completely given up. Fortunately, my parents had given me the Sony Vaio U1 to use as a backup computer. After a day of upgrading it from Ubuntu Breezy Badger to Ubuntu Dapper Drake (that should teach me to deselect all of the GNOME packages before