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Farmers Market Score: Grilled Vegetable Pitas with White Wine Vinaigrette and Caprese Salad


You know, my favorite time of year may well be from April to October, aka the months when the farmers market is open.  I mean, when else can you get homemade jam; purple, red, orange, green, and/or yellow bell peppers; … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Prep


I think the best thing about the Super Bowl is that it’s just one more excuse to get together with friends, eat tons of good food, and have a good time.  And I say that as someone who loves football … Continue reading

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Crazorberry Blitz


You know, I don’t usually diverge too much into the world of alcoholic beverages, from a creative point of view, because I don’t drink all that much and neither do most of my local friends, so there just doesn’t seem … Continue reading

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Football Fare


Between the shop and the Munchkin, I haven’t really had time to enjoy the college football season this year, which I find unfortunate.  I love college football.  When I was still in school, I practically lived and breathed it this … Continue reading

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The Fastest Two Minutes in Sports


Awww, Noble’s Promise just couldn’t quite hang on, but I think he ran his heart out. Super Saver, ridden by Calvin Borel and trained by Todd Pletcher, is taking home the garland of roses (after a serious bath!).  He’s still … Continue reading

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Derby Pie?


Not in our house, but tomorrow, many are the derby pies that will be consumed across the state (and a few more spread across the country and devoured by ex-pats) by men drinking mint juleps and women wearing incredibly fantastic … Continue reading

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Really?


Nothing new, really.  Chicken noodle soup was a bit bland, so I need to work on that for next time.  Now it’s the UK game, and we’re already down five to Cornell.  Cornell?  Seriously?! Yeah. Down eight.  I’m getting off … Continue reading

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Blue and Orange Frustration


I had planned on doing a post about the UK/Tennessee game tonight, but apparently that won’t be possible. You see, we don’t have cable, and tonight’s game is on ESPN. But wait, you say, doesn’t ESPN broadcast most of its … Continue reading

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Who Dat?!


Well, this has been a Super Bowl filled with ups and downs: touchdowns, interceptions, stand ups on the goal line, and an onside kick. Especially that onside kick.  That, I think, is what won this game for the Saints.  The … Continue reading

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Sporty Indulgences


I like to think of this as my sports weekend.  My little indulgence of the part of me that thoroughly enjoys watching grown men beat the hell out of each other in organized mayhem. It began yesterday with the UK/LSU … Continue reading

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