Monthly Archives: July 2012

Happy National Raspberry Cake Day! (7/31)

The blessing and the curse of following a “food-a-day” list like this is that I’m pushed into partaking in many foods that I haven’t ever tried, or rarely ever eat, however, that same rarity is also what has forced me to make several … Continue reading

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Happy National Cheese Cake Day! (7/30)

If you ever want to sit on your butt at the end of a long day, feeling super fat and completely unwell, follow-up National Lasagna Day by eating leftover lasagna the next night and follow that up with a nice big slice … Continue reading

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Happy Lasagna Day! (7/29)

Let me tell you something, lasagna used to be my go to dish, boy! Sure, I’d check out all the fanciful menu items across the page at any and every Italian restaurant that I happened to be dining in, but … Continue reading

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Happy National Bagelfest Day! (7/27)

Bagels are a unique food because there are so many rounded breads with holes in the middle that claim themselves as members of the family. Those who have lived in the various regions of the United States that boast more … Continue reading

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A Holiday for Whites Only

For hundreds of years the two sides have been at odds, both resolute in their philosophies and opinions. Some say preference is based on parental conditioning, while others believe we are just born with the tendencies we exhibit. Don’t ever … Continue reading

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Happy National Penuche Day! (7/22)

You’re damn right that the picture right there isn’t the result of my hard work. That’s what the recipe I used was supposed to look like. The thing of it is, candy making is awful! It’s truly more science than cooking. No, I mean it’s … Continue reading

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Happy National Creme Brulee Day! (7/21)

Je voudraise une creme brulee, sil vous plait.  Oooooo!  Don’t I sound oh so wonderfully fancy ordering my dessert? Really, do you think so? Well, I just asked for some burnt cream. Just as impressed? Truth be known, I’m really not positive that I ever even had creme … Continue reading

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