The surprising truth about consuming high risk foods

The other day, January 10th to be exact, I did something that made me wonder if I had lost my sense of culinary adventure. I don’t mean raw, oysters-on the-half-shell-type culinary adventure. What I’m referring to is surrendering to full-fledged FEAR: Forsaking Edibles to Avoid Risk. Here’s what happened. I found an unopened Chobani Greek […]

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We shared Zoe’s story and this is what happened next

Immediately following the death of our dog, Zoe, we took respite at a local restaurant. We couldn’t bear to face the emptiness of our dog-less home. We weren’t hungry, and reassured the server that our tears and poor intake were not from dissatisfaction with the food. She said she had recently made the gut-wrenching decision to re-home her dog, and understood our […]

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How to ace your physical exam

While most of the world was busy making New Year’s resolutions, I was in the throes of cramming for my physical exam. It’s not like I don’t know a year in advance that this annual assessment is on the calendar. Since I’ve fallen short of a health makeover once again, looks like I’ll rely on […]

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How ‘Away in a Manger’ Ruins the Greatest Story Ever Told

I published this in January 2015 when I first started my blog. I’ve done a little editing and added a photo, but it is essentially the same message, and I haven’t changed my mind about ‘Away in a Manger.’ It’s been a busy Christmas season, and now that I have a little down time I can reflect […]

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