Category Archives: Blogging

A Little Housekeeping

Someone besides the blessed rah-rah football site deigned to publish something I wrote. I’m never very comfortable trying promote my stuff, which is stupid. I remember a really successful writer talking to a group of fairly newly published authors and … Continue reading

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Another from The Rah-Rah Football Site.

I know, I know. But I should be praised for my restraint. My team just won the national championship for the fourth time in seven years. That’s pretty good cover for some obnoxious behavior that I didn’t engage in. I … Continue reading

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Chicken Parmesan from The RBR Tailgate – Edizione Internazionale

I’ve gone global. Thanks to the power of #pasta and Twitter, last week’s post for the rah-rah football site got picked up by I Tre Mercanti, a specialty foods shop on the Campo della Guerra in Venice, and shared on … Continue reading

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Sunday Sauce: Spaghetti con Pomadoro e Ricotta and The Week That Was.

For the record, I just made that headline look Italian. I have no idea if that is a correct translation or not, but “Spaghetti con Pomadoro e Ricotta” looks like something that would be in one of my cookbooks. That means … Continue reading

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A Little Housekeeping

I’ve moved from poor to woeful when it comes to the upkeep of this site. You would think that at the very least I would be timely on keeping it updated with links to things I’ve written for other sites, … Continue reading

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Recipes for Thee, But Not for Me.

About fifteen or sixteen years ago, my wife and I had a few friends over for dinner. Among the guests was a woman who we’ll call Emily, because that is what I assume her parents named her. At the very … Continue reading

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The Almost Perfect Burger? Yes. And I Back It Up.

My weekly football tailgating post is up over at the rah rah football site. I was wary of a post that said “You want to tailgate? Why don’t you try this new fangled thing called a hamburger?” for obvious reasons. … Continue reading

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It’s the Preseason of the No Fun League, but It’s Football… with Recipe.

I am nearing a consistency breakdown re which words to capitalize in my headlines. Articles and connectors be damned? What did I do last time? Once more using this site as a vehicle to a posting on another site, may … Continue reading

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Hello to All That

Although I’ve allowed it to meander from the proscribed path, this blog has its roots in the appreciation of food and wine and in the proper preparation and enjoyment of the same. In keeping with that idea, let me perfunctorily … Continue reading

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Mississippi State is Coming!

They are very, very, good. Number 1 in fact. That makes it all the more awkward that we are 8 1/2 point favorites as of this writing. Who does that inspire? Who is the underdog? I have no idea what … Continue reading

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