The stuff of life.

The staff of life, so, goes the quote about bread.  Meaning bread is one of those necessary, dietary mainstays.  Tonight, I was served some of the most delicious bread pudding I’ve ever had and all I could think was, “Hmmm.  Bread pudding.  Well, that’s what they ought to serve to evil people with no promise of paradise, so they can feel guilty about their wicked lives.”  That right there friend, is some necessary bread, in my opinion.   But, I […]

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Food for thought.

Why, oh, why can’t I be the woman who is too upset or excited to eat?  What kind of evil bargain must one make with Rumpelstiltskin to earn that magical power?  Try as I might over the years, there isn’t an occasion or emotion that I can’t pair with food.  Think I’m exaggerating?  Seriously, it’s not as hard as you might think:   CelebrATE (cake), commiserATE (coffee cake), ruminATE (cookies), fixATE (potato chips), aggravATE (frosting), frustrATE (ice cream), stagnATE (mashed […]

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