Category Archives: Food and Drink

Graduation #6*.

Elder Son graduated from his family medicine residency last weekend on Smokey’s birthday. Younger Son went with us to Sioux Falls to observe and celebrate. That evening we went to a Brazilian steakhouse for the traditional celebratory dinner. Neither Smokey … Continue reading

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Okay, this is just too cool.

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County fair!

Our county fair was a couple weekends ago. Perfect weather, hot but not ungodly so, low humidity, no rain (except when we were setting up, but we were inside the 20’x20′ tent so the rain didn’t bother much). I worked … Continue reading

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Size does matter.

Portion size, that is.

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Remember Creamsicles and Dreamsicles?

  To explain to the young’uns among us, Dreamsicles were a delightful summertime treat back in the 1960s. The linked Wikipedia article tells us that Creamsicles had an ice cream center, and Dreamsicles had an ice milk center. Both were delicious.   … Continue reading

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Ten on Tuesday, the grocery gift edition.

Ten Gifts You Can Pick Up at the Grocery Store.  Assortment of cheeses, sausages, crackers, and — depending on the liquor laws in your state — a bottle of wine. You can also add an assortment of mustards and nuts if … Continue reading

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Random on a November Sunday.

Our Thanksgiving dinner was prepared by someone else; we ate with friends at free will donation dinner at a bible camp near their town. The food was AWESOME, at least as good as I could have made and perhaps better. … Continue reading

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PSA: how to maximize your T’giving pleasure.

How to eat Thanksgiving dinner.

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So we went on a road trip. And all hell broke loose. Part 3, the end.

We arrived at the Cascade uneventfully on Monday evening (yay!). Cabin 11, the Honeymoon Cabin, was ours for four nights. I had finished knitting a shawlette/scarf for myself on the drive and was hard at work on the second sock … Continue reading

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Random on a Thursday.

This is what Google looks like on your birthday: * * * * * On my birthday: I did a good deed. ‘Nuf said. We went out to dinner. The restaurant* we went to was near the theatre where we saw the … Continue reading

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