Cheese wafers and other funeral food

There are certain foods — cheese straws or wafers chief among them — that are always on the reception table after a funeral in the…

Spiced bacon twists

Every year I spend way too much time thinking about what to serve on New Year’s Day so that we’ll be lucky the entire year….

Candy Crush

This is my version of Candy Crush and it plays out after every major candy holiday – 50 percent off. Deep discount. King Daddy loves…

Food utopia

I cannot convey too much how excited I am about this weekend. My friend, Mary Ann, is flying in from Washington, D.C. and she, Noah…

A shameful day

Sometimes you have a bad day. A shameful day. A day you’re actually regretting while you’re having it. But you do it anyway. That has…