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Chocolate Chip Blog

Inspired by the truly incredible vegan chocolate chip cookies that we had at Whole Foods, I set out last week to make what I dubbed “the greatest chocolate cookie in history.” Vegan, of course. So, scoured the label on the WF cookies and came up with what looked like an accurate list of ingredients. I…

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The Chandelier

It wasn’t the haze from my last glass of absinthe or the slight delirium brought on by the oppressive southern night. No, it was a much deeper attack on the senses. The bone chilling effect that only comes when something truly terrifying is happening. Something from another place entirely. A quick glance over my left…

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Music Monday.

Music Monday… In the spirit of taking things up a “notch.” I spent the last hour in the hot tub mainly trying to ease some of the pain in my knees from this week’s workouts. For whatever reason, while doing so, my thoughts were drawn to music. Eclectic is such a crappy word, but I…

A New Beginning.

Yep. You were thinking that I came back to the blog for a few weeks, then went away again. I know you were. I do not balme you – but have to tell you that this time, you were wrong. And I will show you tomorrow. Tomorrow, I am launching an Indiegogo.com campaign to help…

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Channeling Our Inner Oscar Wilde

The “green fairy” paid a visit to Buffalo yesterday afternoon. And I am not talking about Peter Pan. The fairy of which I speak is…Absinthe…wonderous Absinthe. Since our last trip to Italy, Kristin and I have had a bottle of French Absinthe which has been calling our names every time we walk past it. Finally,…

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Day 5 – El Yunque and the bio bay. Kayak me.

Day 5, Monday, and we scheduled a full-day tour with Natural Wonders PR (http://www.naturalwonderspr.com/#!). Even though we had been to Puerto Rico before, there were two places we had never seen – El Yunque and the bio-bay. This tour would take care of that, plus show us even more of the island. Kristin booked the…