Tag Archives: food

How To Make Gravy

That’s an actual song title, people! (hear the Paul Kelly tear-jerker here) But it’s also the subject of the second episode of The Pantry Paid Live on Jet City Stream. My co-host Mary White shares her tips for staying sane … Continue reading

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A Tale Of Two Pies

It was the best of pies, it was the worst of pies…sometimes even a recipe you’ve made a million times, a signature dish, a go to move, something you can make in your sleep, turns out so poorly it wakes … Continue reading

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Mushrooms In A Foreign Language

  Back when almost all my friends and I were single, one of my girlfriends was out of her mind in love with a very shy boy. He liked her, too, she thought, but she wanted to take the relationship … Continue reading

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Sign O The Times

I woke up early this morning to get a jump on my Christmas cookies.  This is where the spreadsheet meets the baking sheet; in order to get everything done in time to deliver treats the week of Christmas I have … Continue reading

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B-A-N-A-N-A-S

In my old j-o-b as a Music Director at a radio station, I was an arbiter of taste. Now I’m an arbiter of taste buds. I used to sift thru all the new releases to find the best music for … Continue reading

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Work, Hike, Bake, Death

I spent last Thanksgiving at my mom’s home in the mountains outside Asheville, North Carolina with my Aunts, Uncles, cousins, sister Robin, her family and some family friends. It was a good old-fashioned country Thanksgiving complete with macaroni and cheese … Continue reading

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Basketball Jones

Unemployment is time-consuming. You have to clean out your old office and set up a new one on your kitchen table, fill out forms, file your claims, and answer the phone…a lot. The phone calls come in 3 categories: commiserate, … Continue reading

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