Monthly Archives: January 2015

BAM Shrimp

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I am an oxymoron — a figureof speech by which a locution produces an incongruous, seemingly self-contradictory effect, as in “cruel kindness” or “to make haste slowly.” according to the dictionary and this is what I feel like these days. … Continue reading

BAM Cup of Soup

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Do you remember the cups of noodles that you probably ate shamelessly as a teenager? The ones that are full of fried noodles, less than a half dozen pieces of vegetables that are so out of place they stand out … Continue reading

Linzer Cookies

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Yum Gluttony and Leftover Linzer Cookies I’m not sure what it is that twists us into gluttonous swines during the holidays. Food is so central to the celebrations that we don’t often even enjoy it but rather stuff our faces … Continue reading

Rosemary, Nutmeg and Butter Roasted Chestnuts

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Firsts…. and Happy New Year! This year I’ve transcended the need to hear the booming detonation of chestnuts, bursting and exploding out of their skins, spitting overdone meat on the four walls that would later need to be scraped and … Continue reading