A brown belt for Big Guy – not that it’s important
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It was testing week in karate and, as usual, Big Guy was under the gun. Not as much as he used to be, when he didn’t have a clue and had to frantically cram, but …

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Review: Delallo Tomato Basil Pasta Sauce
Monday, 25 May, 2009 – 21:00 | Comments Off
Review: Delallo Tomato Basil Pasta Sauce

It was late on a Friday and we were still at the grocery store way past dinner time, which means the guys were prone to beg for extras and I was inclined to give in.
That …

Review: Pasta Roni shells and white cheddar
Saturday, 23 May, 2009 – 23:00 | Comments Off
Review: Pasta Roni shells and white cheddar

The blue box had sat in the cabinet for months, waiting on Big Guy to get past his lust for the other blue box – the one he adored before we started avoiding dye. The …

Product review: Garlic-free Trappey’s hot sauce
Sunday, 11 Jan, 2009 – 10:40 | Comments Off
Product review: Garlic-free Trappey’s hot sauce

Trappey’s Red Devil Cayenne Pepper Sauce is the garlic-free real deal, Dad assures me.
And coming from someone who can gulp a tablespoon full of the stuff, I’ll take his word for it, though I couldn’t …

Product review: Garlic-free Crystal hot sauce
Saturday, 20 Dec, 2008 – 10:24 | Comments Off
Product review: Garlic-free Crystal hot sauce

I am not the hot sauce connoisseur in the house. That would be Dad, and I’m not so sure he’s as much connoisseur as addict. Honestly, I’ve seen him hit the fridge late at night …

Product reviews: Vegenaise egg-free, garlic-free mayonnaise
Monday, 15 Dec, 2008 – 13:59 | Comments Off
Product reviews: Vegenaise egg-free, garlic-free mayonnaise

Until I discovered Vegenaise in the refrigerated section of the natural-foods aisle at a local grocery store, I’d pretty much accepted life without potato or pasta salad.
I’d tried a number of other egg-free mayonnaises, mostly …

Product review: Garlic-free ketchup and mustard
Saturday, 11 Oct, 2008 – 15:53 | Comments Off
Product review: Garlic-free ketchup and mustard

Here’s where the allergic life gets weird:I’ve been making ketchup and mustard for almost two years, ever since Big Guy’s garlic allergy was diagnosed.
Let me rephrase that: I’ve been trying to make ketchup and …