Category Archives: Food

Son, Waste Not Want Not

View image | gettyimages.com We had rolls with our dinner yesterday.  While buttering them, I noticed that the butter was just about out. Just about.  It was enough to butter everyone’s bread. 6 year-old Kenyan, a bread lover like his … Continue reading

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I Bet I Can’t Eat Just One

Hi, my name is Carlos and I am a compulsive eater.  Well maybe not in the true sense of the word…Take this morning for instance, a co-worker who obviously thought he was being a sure shoo-in for employee of the … Continue reading

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Well Daddy Said That!

During Sunday dinner, Kenyan started making chewing sounds as he ate, thinking it was funny.  “It’s how Nana eats!” He laughed.  He wasn’t wrong.  My mom does eat like that due to her dentures being a bit loose. Mikhail, without … Continue reading

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If You Cook It They Will Come

I am a late bloomer when it comes to cooking, or baking for that matter. I never had much of an interest in making what I eat. In fact, it seemed like it tasted better when someone else made it … Continue reading

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Excuse me, can I squeeze your buns?

Some call it a fetish, others use words like obsession and sickness, worthy of an intervention.  I just simply say ‘I love bread’.  LOVE IT!  What’s not to love about that glorious and heavenly smell of freshly-baked bread?  (I think I can actually … Continue reading

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Daddy, The Human Garburator

Do your kids spend way too much time at the dinner table? Do they take forever to eat a few bites?  Do they, for the most part,  hate eating anything that wasn’t picked up at Macdonald’s or delivered?  Then unknowing … Continue reading

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Giant Apple Pancake! Ihop Style!

I do not consider myself a great cook by any stretch of the imagination.  I can hold my own but pale or even disappear in comparison to my wife. She is the Martha Stewart/Betty Crocker cross. (A rare breed).  When … Continue reading

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My BLT

This is a longish rant about a dining experience. Move along if you don’t want to be bored to death. I do not eat out at restaurants a lot and because of this, when I go out to eat without … Continue reading

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Eating, eating, eating…

My 14-year-old cousin who is also our Foster kid, does not seem to know when he is full.  He eats or at least wants to eat every few minutes.  He is constantly in the kitchen, even when he has just … Continue reading

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Sunday

Today my work (Lafarge), had a baseball tournament played within departments.  I took all the kids there.  It was a bit boring but the hamburgers were very tasty.  The boys were well-behaved for the most part.  Tried to talk to … Continue reading

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