The Insanity – for some – of Summer
The calendar has turned to August and thoughts turn to the “Dog Days of Summer”. School has begun in some parts of the country, but August is still some of the hottest days of the year. Steamy, humid days, the kind that will make you feel like you’ve showered with your clothes on. Thunderstorms are…
Grub on the Road: Trying Duck S**t
It’s always a treat to find a chocolate shop, especially in a small town. Those who have been to places like French Broad Chocolate Lounge in Asheville or Ghirardelli Square in San Francisco, to name a couple – those reading this may have a favorite spot – where tasty treats are made on site. You…
Grub on the Road: An Abomination That Needs To Be Stopped
One of my first posts for this blog was about the virtues of boiled peanuts. You can reread that post here, if you’d like. Boiled peanuts the misunderstood treat This. This is not boiled peanuts. This abomination needs to be stopped.
Grub on the Road Food Friday: Miami Fusion Cafe, Denver, NC
First, a little bit about the food, then what really impressed me about this place. Small, strip mall setting with 9 tables inside and a couple more outside, the decorations pay homage to Miami, as well as Cuba, with street signs such as Hialeah, Ocean and SW 8th St, a clipping of snow in Miami…
Stories from the Road: Musing about the Breakfast Potato
What constitutes a breakfast potato?