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Candidates

2016 Quick Candidate Profile – Carly Fiorina

Carly Fiorina is the quintessential Republican presidential candidate in all but one respect: she’s white, a business leader, fiscal and social conservative, and a woman. There are questions as to whether her candidacy is purely to allow a cleaner attack on Hillary Clinton without the appearance of gender bias, an overall attempt to show diversity …

Baseball

What In The Wide Wide World of Sports?

Count me among the pleasantly surprised and shocked Minnesota Twins fans in the world. Not since 1991 have I been so surprised by one of our teams. Granted, we’re only one-quarter of the way through the grueling baseball season, but I think everyone would agree that being in second place and 8 games over .500 …

Gluten Free

Gluten-Free Vanilla Sponge Cake

Somewhere under that wonderful ganache sits a gluten-free vanilla sponge cake. Oh, and a chocolate whipped cream. And, let me tell you, it’s amazing, and I don’t think anyone would be able to tell it’s gluten-free. Let me tell you a story before I launch into the details of this cake: when Downton Abbey was on …

Grocery Stores

Delmonico’s Reborn

Deep in the dark recesses of my youth are recollections of errands run with my mother. Many of these were hunting-gathering trips for groceries to feed the family. And they always involved multiple stops at multiple stores. Why? Because no single grocery store offered everything she needed, or in the price and quality she wanted. …

Cider

Good Libations – Stella Artois Cidre

Last time, you got the review of a new (to me) hard cider. Today, I’ll review my favorite go-to hard cider: Stella Artois Cidre. The first thing you notice about it is it’s very light in color–lighter than a lot of ciders, including, surprisingly, any Angry Orchard product. In fact, Stella seems to celebrate the …

Candidates

2016 Quick Candidate Profile – Rand Paul

Libertarianism is, at its heart, focused on the freedoms and liberties of individuals to live their lives unencumbered by governmental interference. It’s a fine ideal, but the reality is that it’s impossible to achieve in its total form in any society: government exists to impose order while providing services that no one else would provide. …

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