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Here’s a Cocktail. Let’s Have a Little Chat.

The chef at the restaurant where I dally got a hold of a grip of honeysuckle… what? Honeysuckle honey? You get a drop at best per blossom so even a teaspoon represents the labor of hundreds of pulled and milked … Continue reading

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Lentil and Chicken Soup That I No Longer Hate

There was a food that you, second person reader, hated with a mad passion as a child. Your parents would throw platitudes betwixt demands that you eat whatever increasingly horrific foodstuff kept you prisoner at the dinner table. “It’s good … Continue reading

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Sautéed Squash What Makes Me Happy

I described this favorite to a fellow who was having lunch a few chairs down the bar from me. We had already conversed about what was on the t.v. (television) – we bonded because neither of us care one lick … Continue reading

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Blogging Malpractice, Part DLVIIMCIL

The previous post celebrates the return of the football season and the concomitant rebirth of the RBR Tailgate series over at rollbamaroll.com. That was over a month ago. Since then I’ve posted about chicken thighs, rilletes, rotel, stuffed pasta, and … Continue reading

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Finally.

It’s finally gameday. I’ve got an interview with the chef who fed the Alabama Crimson Tide football team from 2012 to 2016 up over at the rah-rah-football site along with a quick and easy ham & cheese slider recipe to … Continue reading

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My Wife’s First Book Release

After years of helping others get their sci/fi and fantasy books out into the world as the editor at Pyr, my wife has published her own book, Strangehold (Crosshold of Worlds Book 1), an urban fantasy novella. I’ve been sitting on … Continue reading

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Backyard Tuscan Dinner

As much as I love the foods of the region and write their praises, you’d think I’d be able to spell “Mediterranean” on the first go round. There are so many points of doubt in the word. Two “d”s? Is … Continue reading

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An Owl Was Hiding In My Pear.

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When Waiters Attack!

“I forgot my glasses. Can you tell me what beers you guys have on draft?”

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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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