Thumbprints

My brother Robert made thumbprint cookies. They were delicious to everyone except for the person we hoped would want them the most. A quote by Mother Teresa my mom made note of.

Applesauce

Thanks to my family doctor’s practice, I learned how simple it is to make applesauce. Apples, lemon juice, cinnamon and for kicks? A touch of black pepper. I made a batch for Thanksgiving and now I can’t stop thinking about it.

Yawning Tom

Chako

Had lunch with DJ and Joe Walsh to talk about animated logos (or as I like to call it, kinetic identity) at a place called Chako in Covington, Kentucky. Charming, authentic, simple and if you get there on a Friday (and only on a Friday), you can order the curry which comes with a bakery […]

Boomtown and Birds

Not only do we have avocado toast in Cincinnati, we also have biscuits served with cocktails, beards and electric scooters. This Sunday I experienced all of them. (Outside of the avocado toast.) I also learned about the brand Grave Before Shave which is a notion I didn’t realize I subscribed. I was worried about the […]

Corelife

“All food will end up in bowls.” a friend told me. The proliferation of fast-casual dining continues, but I like the healthy twist that seems to be popping up more and more. CoreLife Eatery just opened up on the east side last month and the only thing with gluten on the menu is the optional […]

Back to the supermarket

I just liked the pattern, I can’t actually abide by Cap’n Crunch. Kroger got me all excited about cooking with their mealkits, but they’re always the same anymore so I just started cooking on my own. I’ve gotten pretty good at making Chipotle’s super simple guacamole recipe to go with taco night. I did notice […]

Orange Sherbert

Cash only.