Monthly Archives: February 2011

Oats: They’re What’s for Dinner

“Wild oats will get sown some time, and one of the arts of life is to sow them at the right time.” — The Quest of the Golden Girl, Richard Le Gallienne I want to sow my oats and eat … Continue reading

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I’m So Kneady

“Who hath not met with home-made bread, A heavy compound of putty and lead … ?” — Miss Kilmansegg and Her Precious Leg (1870), Thomas Hood So homemade bread has been getting a bad rap for at least 141 years, … Continue reading

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Cuckoo for Coconut

“The two basic items necessary to sustain life are sunshine and coconut milk. Did you know that? That’s a fact.” — Ratso Rizzo (Dustin Hoffman), Midnight Cowboy Well, we’re a little short on sunshine here today in Chicago-land, thanks to … Continue reading

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