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A Plantable Gift

Alton Brown put forth an idea on his “Good Eats” television show not to allow any ‘uni-taskers’ into your home. Anthony Bourdain espoused the same sentiment about the lowly garlic press in his book, “Kitchen Confidential”. Both times I remember identifying fully with the … Continue reading

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From Cremant to Cloisters

A few weeks back Chuck came home from work with a beaming smile, a cute package full of movie gift cards and a bottle of bubbly – Sieur d’Arques Toques et Clochers Crémant de Limoux to be precise. It seems he … Continue reading

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Food for Thought and Thanks

Back in 2002, Chuck and I had some time to kill in Chicago’s O’Hare airport while waiting for a flight. Typically when we have time to kill in an airport, we just walk from one end of the airport to the … Continue reading

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