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November 30th, 2018 | Main

Good vs. Evil – Food Edition

After the Thanksgiving binge eating I decided that I would only eat “good” food for a month.  It took me about a day to figure out that when Good and Evil were dividing up the world, Good got seriously out-negotiated when it came to food.  I ...

November 16th, 2018 | Main

Ode to Diners!

I’ve rediscovered the magic of old fashioned diners. At least once a week I belly up to the counter at the 24 Street Café for breakfast. The seats are so close together it feels like you’re on a date with the stranger sitting next to you. But ...

November 9th, 2018 | Main

Do Kids Need More Freedom?

Are modern parents to blame for our kids’ general inability to leave the nest? Almost every parent I know (including me) has made their teenagers download Life360 (a GPS phone tracking app) to monitor where they’re going, how fast they drive, ...

November 2nd, 2018 | Main

You Can’t Make this Stuff Up: Halloween Edition!

I shouldn’t be allowed to give out candy at Halloween – it’s such a target-rich environment for a smart aleck. It seems to me that every year the holiday gets stranger. I think the most popular costume this year was drunk parent. One Dad ...