Saturday, October 24, 2015

Still Life With Robin: An Autumn Sampler

by Peggy Robin

I suppose all of the odds and ends below could be lumped together under the general rubric of “autumn things,” when they really are just some random stuff I came across in the past week:

How to enjoy a pumpkin beer:

October newsflash from the world of fast food: 
MacDonald’s is now serving “breakfast anytime.” 
Best response I’ve seen to this news came from someone who dredged up that classic Stephen Wright one-liner: "Breakfast anytime? I’ll have French toast during the Renaissance."

Beset by fundraising schoolchildren? Here’s one parent’s response:

The DC’s area’s best Halloween-decorated house:
(I love it, but I’m thankful I don’t live near it!)

And speaking of Halloween, you probably could guess what the season’s number one costume is:
I leave it to your judgment to decide whether this is one of the scariest costumes ever, or one of the funniest, or both at the same time.

Still Life With Robin is published on the Cleveland Park Listserv and on All Life Is Local on Saturdays.

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