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Endless self-promotion can be a turn off to the average Joe. Few people have a high tolerance for the pontifications of those who are more interested with hearing themselves talk (either verbally or via the written word) than they are about those to whom they are addressing their soliloquy. In the spirit of this knowledge, […]
It’s the one word that can make your mouth water beyond reason: Hamburger. Hamburgers are America’s food. Oh sure, the phrase “As American as baseball and apple pie,” springs to mind when you think of iconic foods and the good old USofA, but there’s room for more than two loves on that list. Whether you […]
I am humble enough to admit that, according to this stipulation, I am unequivocally ruled out as a gourmet.
It’s very much like a person with body odor: those who have it seem impervious to its perils yet they carelessly flaunt it for everyone within sniffing distance. The peculiar thing about garlic, however, is that its flavor is oh so lovely. Even the aroma—as it wafts through the kitchen, floats into the dining room […]
I am perfectly fine with feeding my body. After all, the foods that I ingest are the ones which provide the nourishment my body needs. However, my soul craves feeding, as well. Do for yourself; do the things that you love, that make you feel good. Look forward to the feeding of your soul just […]
While this wouldn’t be my choice for a last meal (although mine would likely be just as humble), this dynamic duo is a perennial favorite … breakfast, lunch or dinner. Which meal would you choose to be your last?
Greenwich, Connecticut is known for its posh real estate, high-end shops and deluge of upper crust restaurants. Like many parts of Southwestern Connecticut, Greenwich has its fair share of Italian restaurants and diners can sift through the good, the bad and the ugly. One of the newest Italian dining options on the Greenwich culinary landscape […]
That children are still dying from hunger … that the basic nutritional needs of many are being forsaken simply because of the price tag associated with it … that the absence of pesticides and poisons makes something more desirable and, thus, more costly … that government assistance in the form of food stamps is abused […]
Soup is one of the kinder, gentler four letter words. It almost compels you to scream its name from the rooftops. Almost. No matter what ingredients make up the substance, whether hearty or lean, soup is the ‘every person’ meal. As a starter or a main, its qualities satisfy, comfort and appease. When was the […]
Meatless Monday Recipe for 3/3/14: Roasted Butternut Squash and Smoked Apple Sage Sausage with Lemon Butter Pasta
Oh, this is a good one! Okay, I’m puffing my chest out just a bit because today’s Meatless Monday dish is one that I literally decided to throw together at the last minute. And it turned out marvelous! I know, I know … enough bragging. But, seriously, the hints of citrus that runs throughout this recipe […]