San Antonio ,Texas Has A Way Of…..PART 1

Jan 10

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San Antonio , Texas has a way of staying in a person’s memories. Maybe just a one day layover – as my friend did as a summer exchange student experience traveling all the way on a long bus ride in 1963. The trip is 1775 plus miles from Minneapolis to Guadalajara , Mexico. San Antonio […]

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The Chocolate Cake Sagas…..Part 2

Dec 18

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“That hot coffee is not going to work”, I said with conviction as my new wife Belinda was making my birthday cake ….just three days after getting married. Bernard had warned me to never criticize my future wife’s cooking . Of course, “Mr. Big Mouth” (ME), had just done that very thing! “Would you like […]

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The Season for Gifts is All The Seasons…PART 2 – Bernard’s Gift

Dec 04

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The nightmare for Bernard , that was Dachau , was over ! The 42 ND Division- The Rainbow Division of the US Army – liberated 32, 000 prisoners¬† those last days of April 1945 . It was Bernard’s goal to make his way back to Paris…after all , he had a job waiting for him […]

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Restaurants….. For Me – AN Affliction , A Curse or An Adventure ?

Nov 25

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An affliction , a curse or an adventure ? I guess it depends what day it is…what mood I’m in or what year it is . Now I am speaking about myself and not necessarily about others . I have friends and collegues who make their incomes designing , consulting , operating …many facets of […]

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Thanks and Giving… Words and Actions That Are For More Than Just Once a Year !

Nov 20

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Thanks and Giving ! These¬† words and actions are what we all want to have in our lives daily…not just once a year . We can thank President Abraham Lincoln for declaring Thanksgiving Day an official holiday in 1863 . I’ll bet there isn’t one of us ,¬† that lives in the US , that […]

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Here & There for The Fall 2012 – Brain Rumbles to Ponder

Nov 09

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Here & There . I like the sound of that . It is like you can go where you want , and do what you want , and whenever you want . Food lovers …foodies ; cooks and enthusiasts – I think they all agree the freedom we have in the kitchen and at any […]

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