Category Archives: Food/Cooking

Amazon.what?

Evidently, Amazon.com is creating a spectacle these days notifying customers at grocery outlets they don’t have to pay until they receive the bill at home.  They are eliminating cashiers. Personally, I love cashiers.  They make purchasing a tomato a little … Continue reading

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Where’s the F—ing Chicken?!!!

Coeur d’alene, Idaho isn’t an easy geographical region to spell.  Googling it or describing its location when using a GPS system or a local phone book may drive one crazy.  One day, in this unfair city, no one required a … Continue reading

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The Finals Dinner

If you follow my blog or college basketball, you will understand that The Spokane Stromboli are facing off with the North Carolina Fried Green Tomatoes tonight.  Whatever the outcome is, everyone will eat well. Personally, I am looking forward to … Continue reading

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Culinary Brackets

A good friend texted me the other day regarding our College Basketball brackets.  Because he is an educated man, or just wildly lucky, he maintains three out of the four teams in the Final Four.  Quite impressive.  He also questioned … Continue reading

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Overrated

Without disclosing how I voted, I find certain observations by the person who will hold the highest position in the world relatively overrated.  That doesn’t mean I necessarily agree with some people, places and things he believes to be overrated … Continue reading

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Just Some Stuffing

Stuff this and dress that.  I do love the dressing and the stuffing.  Dark or white turkey?  I’ll take both with a splash of gravy.  (No one knows the difference if good gravy is on anything.)  Yams and Sweet potatoes … Continue reading

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What Floor?

“Throw strikes, you ape!”  Vacationing in Seattle, Washington, relatively close to forty years ago, this is what my brother and I remember hearing when watching a Mariner baseball game in the, now deceased, Kingdome.  The inebriated stranger next to us … Continue reading

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I Want to Get Physical

At the end of my half ass working day of writing, while additionally feeding dogs, cats, squirrels, birds and other animals I don’t even recognize on our block, I need a break. Having a love affair with food, and cooking … Continue reading

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A Hearty Stew (For Everyone)

For Mother’s Day, I decided to make a stew.  I didn’t do it for my mother.  Rather, I did it for a dog.  Seeking the proper ingredients necessary for a hearty stew, I visited the local farmer’s market bagging fresh … Continue reading

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Costa Robbery

My wife’s current place of employment, Deet Bug Spray, is sending her to Costa Rica for research regarding the recent malaria outbreak. She’s worried about the journey because she only speaks fluent English, a dose of French, some Gaelic, but … Continue reading

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