Margarita shrimp tacos recipe

Margarita shrimp tacos recipe

The kitchen was a little short on supplies this evening when I went in to make dinner. I ended up experimenting a little bit with…

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Pine Nut Mouth

Pine Nut Mouth

I blamed the banana, and I blamed it in a number of four-letter ways that would’ve made my mom wash my mouth out with brands…

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The peanut butter conundrum

The peanut butter conundrum

I was in my mid-teens before I realized that most people did not put peanut butter on their pancakes. Or waffles. Or French toast. This…

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Spring and savory

Spring and savory

Last week was a busy one. No time for shopping, planning, or menu-creation. Everything was on the fly. The wife went to Whole Foods to…

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The omnivore and the vegan

The omnivore and the vegan

I was tired when my friend Feldman asked me to do him a favor. “All you have to do is ask Daniel Negreanu a question,”…

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The meaning of shrimp

The meaning of shrimp

I understand why some people don’t like shrimp. They say they got sick on it once, or it tastes too fishy, or it doesn’t have…

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The Salad with the Dirty Name

The Salad with the Dirty Name

I was going to make chicken enchiladas tonight, and I probably would have if I hadn’t walked into the kitchen and seen a pear in…

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Don't buy it. Make it. Part 2

Don’t buy it. Make it. Part 2

Busy, busy over here, so here’s just a quick follow-up to a post from last week. After posting about the food you should make at…

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She showed me her no-penis

She showed me her no-penis

If you had asked me what I hoped to be doing the first time my son announced he had seen a hoo-haw, I would’ve said…

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