Happy Pi Day!

We have had several people ask, "Why did you choose that date?" so here is the abridged explanation on the pre-anniversary!  Rich and I were indecisive of the location of our wedding but figured a Spring or Autumn wedding would be beautiful anywhere.  However, poor Rich would have been hit with a double-whammy for gift-giving in Fall (my birthday is

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Cooking with Rich and Cat: Fresh Pasta

One of our favorite things to do is eating interesting and delicious foods.  However, good food can be expensive so we realize cooking at home makes it cost-effective and fun!  We have been working on our fresh pasta game but kneading by hand and a rolling pin to get the dough paper-thin is difficult.  Thanks to Rich's Mom, Shari, we

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Parlez-vous français?

To prepare for the upcoming trip, Rich and I have been studying up on our French and Italian.  Omar gave Rich a few pointers tonight on pronunciation: Rich enjoyed it so much, he decided to take classes with Omar.  For myself, I have been taking lessons for more than a year and a half now.  If you live in Los

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