Listen to the cows: Eat mor chikin

   December 11, 2012 10:51 am

Just when I thought I was done with gourds, I stumble over Chicken and Rice with Kabocha Squash in Everyday Food magazine, a homey comfort food that’s somehow familiar and fresh at the same time. Kabocha squash is a deep green squat squash that looks a little like a wrinkly watermelon. Two things: 1) You…

Happy Tequila Day. Eat some chicken.

   July 24, 2012 10:17 am

Several lifetimes ago, I worked at an Applebee’s as a server. I made more there than at my “real” job editing a weekly paper. (Which meant doing everything but deliver the darned thing.) To this day, I can’t go into an Applebee’s without stressing out. The best thing about the job, other than the cash,…