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Thinking about the Passing of a Friend

A week and a half ago, I found out that my friend, Jason Osburn, passed away suddenly. While the unexpected death of any person is unsettling, Jason’s passing left me speechless and lost in thought about how fortunate I have … Continue reading

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My BBQ Tour of Asheville

I recently spent a week near Asheville with my family. As it was a vacation, I tried my hardest to relax and enjoy myself as much as possible. Being in North Carolina, I knew it would be an excellent opportunity … Continue reading

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Vidalia Onion Upside Down Cornbread

I have always been a lover of cornbread, but frequently am dissatisfied because the texture ends up too dry and very crumbly. To remedy that, I recently sought out a recipe from one of the food blogs that I read. … Continue reading

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Review of 2015

Well, 2015 has been quite a year. While I may not have been doing much writing, I have done a good bit of wandering. Travel has included a couple trips to Washington, D.C., a couple to Pittsburgh, a couple to … Continue reading

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Nostalgia

Have you ever had a particular kitchen tool that you used over and over only to have it wear out or break? I recently ran into just such a situation with a colander. Don’t get me wrong, this wasn’t just … Continue reading

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My Vow

As you probably have noticed, I have not been posting anything lately. It is not that I have stopped cooking, or even that I have stopped writing about the food I have been cooking. I have been starting posts and … Continue reading

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Cannellini Bean and Kale Soup with No Work Bread

Another cold day, another pot of soup. I have been trying to do more planning ahead by thinking of a week’s worth of meals and buying the groceries to make those dishes. In this case, I picked up a quart … Continue reading

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