Archive for the ‘Food’ Category

  Long red manicured fingernails Picking absently at teeth. A look of dull boredom With contempt underneath? Knuckle length diamond Shouts out her name “I belong here at poolside Are you the same?” A bevy of mom’s and aunties Two sunny tables away. Passing a sunglassed baby Who invites them all to stay. Ahi tuna […]

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. There are no gifts to purchase, cards to send, minimal decorating if any, and no special pageants, concerts, or plays to attend. Mainly, it’s just food, football, and visiting. My niece, Chris Moore, has been hosting us lately. She is the best cook I know and probably the best cook […]

While on the road in the past month, I’ve been eating out a lot. I love to eat out. I get to taste things we don’t cook at home and, with the advent of “small plates,” I get to sample lots of flavors. Anyway, recently I was in Vermont visiting Noelle at her newly finished […]