Monthly Archives: September 2011


Ah Ha. The whole interlocking thread thing is so much clearer to me now. This is a simplified version of how a sewing machine works. We could split hairs over whether the bobbin case really rotates exactly like this, but … Continue reading

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A Force for Good

I like Star Wars (the original trilogy), these folks, and this spoof. Cancer is not funny, but this is. Use the Force for Good.

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Green Onion or Scallion Pancakes 葱油饼 – A Recipe

We call them ‘Bing’ which is  a shortened version of their Chinese name,饼.  Actually,  they are 葱油饼, which literally means ‘Onion Oil Cake’.   Most people know them from their Chinese Menu name of Scallion Pancake, or Green Onion Pancakes. … Continue reading

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