Sophie's preschool was a few weeks ago and we all went to watch her perform. Bobby's mom and her husband Howard drove in the night before so they were able to come, too. Sophie seemed to like having us all there to watch her. Although we noticed she was a lot more reserved on stage than Franny is. Franny seems to be energized by a crowd and being the center of attention, whereas Sophie seems to be a little less comfortable in the spotlight. She sure was cute up there, though. I told her she looks like Hannah Montana in these pictures and she really liked that.
"The trouble with much modern cooking is not that the food it produces is not good, but that the mood it induces in the cook is one of skin-of-the-teeth efficiency, all briskness and little pleasure. Sometimes that's the best we can manage, but at other times we don't want to feel stressed and overstretched, but like a domestic goddess, trailing nutmeggy fumes of baking pie in her languorous wake..."