Category Archives: snacks and sustenance

Great food makes life worth living. And great reading about food is almost as good as eating.

Fan Art: Waffledogs Forever

Getting fan mail is pretty cool. But one better is fan art, which I was over the moon to receive from my new friend Robert. Robert likes Temp: An Accidental Fairytale, and recently during a long-winded conference call he took … Continue reading

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How to Blow Your New Year’s Resolutions With Style

I like New Year’s resolutions. At least, I like them when they’re all shiny and new and un-blown. That always lasts a few days, and then you’re right back where you started, sitting all frowny faced in your stretchy pants … Continue reading

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Holiday Queries: What to Give People Who Want Nothing

With the holidays coming up, a lot of people find themselves in a pickle. Not a cute pickle ornament on the tree that means a dinky prize if you find it first, but a real honest to goodness problem. If … Continue reading

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Support Your Local Elmwood

First things first, have you clicked the “like” button on the right side of the page? I’m giving away 10 free e-copies of Temp on Sept. 30 to my likers, so click away! Now, on to the blog. I’m from … Continue reading

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Murder in the Name of Fine Dining

Before we get to the lobster goodies, have you clicked the “like” button for my page over here on the right? On September 30, I’m drawing 10 liker names out of a hat. The winners get a free e-copy of … Continue reading

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Lobster Killer, Kiss Coo Say

This past week, I was taken by the urge to kill something. I decided it would be best if it was a lobster. I got the idea by watching Julia Child. I’m not talking about the semi-tragic but mostly charming … Continue reading

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North Georgia: From Hoop Skirts and ‘Cue to Saris and Curry

Today, I’d like to hit on a touchy subject. It involves race, which makes me wince, as I fear that even saying the word “race” automatically transitions the assumptions of some to the word “racist.” Let me be clear: I’m … Continue reading

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Scientific Study Proves that Bad Behavior Rises Exponentially at Costco

A new study released today not only suggests, but conclusively proves, that the ratio of bad manners to good loses all balance when shoppers enter any Costco warehouse. “It’s true,” said the head scientist of the study, which was in no … Continue reading

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Can Veganism Fit into a Southern Lifestyle?

Four years ago when I moved to Atlanta, my husband and I were lucky to meet a delightful new friend. He was the agent who sold us our house, and after he made a preciously apologetic phone call to his … Continue reading

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