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Beef Stifado, Yorkshire Pudding and a Waldorf Salad

March 11, 2012


In 1992 my parents were hired to teach college at a university in the United Arab Emirates.  I was going on eleven years old, and it was the first time I had flown anywhere (that I can remember), let alone outside the US.  I spent three years in the UAE, and I believe it has […]

The Food Police

December 6, 2011


This is Democracy in action.  Normally I’m all for this sort of local government.  In fact, though I find the actual law ignorant, misguided and just plain stupid, I must applaud the citizens of San Francisco for pushing their agenda on a local level, instead of a national one.  What works for one city, county […]

I am fat…

October 25, 2011


At least that’s what I think.  My wife disagrees, bless her heart, but she doesn’t register my weight and fitness the same way I do; and I have to look at it differently, being in the military and all.  So I’ve started yet another project for myself: I’m increasing my workout routine to every day, […]