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Seasonal Adjustments

January 17th, 2012 · Comments Off on Seasonal Adjustments · Cooking, Family, Germany

The Christmas season in Munich was lovely. Compared to the madness and mobs of New York City, it was quaint by comparison. Of course, people here think they have to deal with holiday crowds, so I guess it’s all relative. Give me a few years here and I’m sure I’ll start complaining when I have […]

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Never too late to be thankful

January 16th, 2012 · 1 Comment · Cooking, Family, Germany

I was too busy planning, preparing and cooking Thanksgiving to write about it here, which is a bit of a shame. It was interesting trying to pull off a true American Thanksgiving in Germany for eight adults and one child. That’s the largest group I’ve ever cooked for, so there was a bit of a […]

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Danke

November 25th, 2004 · Comments Off on Danke · Cooking, Personal

I am mostly thankful that I didn’t give my wife salmonella. Instead, we had a juicy bird and a good meal. We had a whole bird, steamed carrots, sauted asparagus with garlic, new potatoes, sweet potatoes, stuffing and cranberry sauce. No Atkins fans in this house. Give us our carbs, damn it. The only cooking […]

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Something turkey this way come

November 19th, 2004 · Comments Off on Something turkey this way come · Cooking

In a few days I will be once again attempting to cook a truly American Thanksgiving dinner for the wife. When it comes to cooking, she provides 99 and 44/100% of the meals in this house, so I get tapped to do the holiday ones. I’ve done a turkey for Thanksgiving and duck for Christmas. […]

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