Latest Ramblings

I really do love you honey

The cooking challenge for 2020 is still taking form, but home cooking continues unabated in the JMD household. As a bridge between those never-before-cooked recipes and now, here’s a little love story I have cutely titled, I really do love you honey. Winging it with honey I am an unabashed wing man. Chicken wings, of… Read more »

The cure for the sinus headache

Headaches are…well, a headache. Migraine, sinus, stress, “ordinary” – pick your poison. Too often, those pain pills just don’t do the trick. That’s why I am happy to share the cure for the sinus headache. A chip off my Dad’s sinuses My Dad is great. He has taught me a lot and I owe him… Read more »

Planning to spend a year in Asia

I’m a weird guy. I know, shocker, right? I set up plans and goals for myself and then add in all these oddball restrictions. Well, done with that. At least as far as my cooking challenge goes, I’m planning to spend a year in Asia. Planning to reinvent the cooking challenge This is the fourth… Read more »

How unhealthy food made me healthier

Probably since the day you were first able to understand words, you’ve likely heard the expression, “Eat that, it’s good for you.” Well, I’m here to tell you the tale of how unhealthy food made me healthier. Where’s the beef? Right here in my freezer. I thoroughly enjoy meat. Most every type of meat. Yes,… Read more »

In dire need of some local knowledge

A week is gone in January and I’m not even started on my big roundy birthday road trip. The problem is, there are just too many places to go see. That’s why I’m in dire need of some local knowledge. In dire need of completing the GNABRT One thing that has to get done is… Read more »