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I live in the undeclared Farm Stand Center of Michigan, maybe even of the entire Midwest. From asparagus in late spring to pumpkins in late fall, fresh produce is only a corncob’s throw away. And the farmer on duty understands
… finish reading Latest Obsession
Most often, second chances are given to romantic relationships or teenager indiscretions or BFFs. They’re a way to give the people involved another opportunity to correct some problem and reconnect. I’m all for it. But in this case, second chance refers
… finish reading Second Chance
The recipe bin moved with us almost seven years ago and took up residence in a cupboard just like it had in our previous home. It was ignored except when Earl and I found a recipe in the newspaper or
… finish reading Recipe Bin
Yesterday, I posted a tip on how to make great fried chicken, the kind that rivals my favorite KFC. Today, after further investigation based on a new batch of the bird, I retract that tip in favor of further research.
… finish reading Retraction
So last night Earl and I sat down to dinner with a half-pound Russet potato each as the entre and some baked chicken as the side. We knew what was riding on our taste buds.
The potatoes were beautiful, and
… finish reading The Perfect Potato, Part II
I fancy myself a potato aficionado; my baking, roasting, and scalloping skills are well honed. But tonight, I’m trying something new.
I’m baking a Russet potato according to the two pages of intense analysis in the current issue of “Cook’s
… finish reading The Perfect Potato
Judging from the long lines of cars that circled the restaurant, there are a lot of folk in the St. Joseph/Benton Harbor area who have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of Sonic, the new fast food chain that opened yesterday.
… finish reading Sonic
I am slowly returning home from a long weekend in Fargo, ND, and am currently waiting for my next connection in Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport.
I’ve never particularly liked O’Hare; it’s big and dirty and impersonal. It’s filled with high
… finish reading Wicker Park
Today was another sea day, so we visited India. My friend Carol would have loved it, since she has been attracted to that country for as long as I can remember. In fact, she and her son are going there
… finish reading India