Category Archives: Food and Drink

This rant, that rant, everywhere there are rants.

White backlash is alive and well in Wisconsin. df Aaa-nnn-ddd here is a little palate cleanser. wl(s). Update to Tuesday’s post: the noodles are Annie Chun’s Noodle Bowl.

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Tuesday’s musings.

From comments on previous blog posts: It’s not a rant, but rather a thoughtful discourse on racism in MN. How the effects of redlining linger. from NPR I haven’t joined the sourdough army, but I have been baking bread a couple … Continue reading

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I finished my run of doxicycline so can have dairy again. Coffee! Latte! (Not fancy like this, but a caffeine fix nevertheless.) I felt that this was reason enough for a second post today. All coffee lovers would agree.

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Let’s talk food. That’s always pleasant.

Cooking with Kat™. Imma share with you a delightful breakfast dish that has developed over the past few months. It started back at Thanksgiving when I watch Younger Son make something like it for himself. (He has become a vegetarian.) … Continue reading

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Sampling the Icelandic rotten shark: a story in photos.


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Ælbelskiver dinner!

Æbleskiver (Danish pronunciation: [ˈɛːbləˌsɡiːwɐ], [singular: æbleskive]) are Danish snacks that are spherical in shape. The name literally means apple slices in Danish, although apples are not usually an ingredient in present-day versions. Somewhat similar in texture to European pancakes crossed with a popover or Yorkshire pudding, æbleskiver are solid like a pancake … Continue reading

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Cooking tip from a knitter.

I learned this from someone else on the internet, don’t remember who. But I have several of these metal needle gauges that I do not use because I much prefer the sturdy plastic ones from Knit Picks. They now have … Continue reading

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Food, glorious food!

I have found myself collecting recipes over the past couple months, something I haven’t done in a long time. My renewed interest in cooking stems from a couple things: I have backed away from some of my volunteer activities so … Continue reading

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Dinner at…

…McDonalds(?!) Why, yes, we are in Massachusetts. What was your first clue?  

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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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