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Satisfyingly Sweet and Saucy Sea Bass


*Update* Miss Fancy Boots promptly pointed out it was actually Wild Sea Bass we used, not Salmon as previously described.  Either way pick a fish you enjoy and make it happen! Today’s the third Friday in Lent.  How are you … Continue reading

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Fasting Fridays- You Don’t Eat Meat Series vol. 2


So I decided I would try to help out all my lover-ly Catholic friends who are fasting from meat on the fabulous, fantastic, freakin awesome Fridays of Lent by starting the “You Don’t Eat Meat” Recipe Series.  Hopefully you all … Continue reading

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You Don’t Eat Meat…


… I make lamb fish.  (If you didn’t get the reference then you need to watch My Big Fat Greek Wedding ASAP) In honor of all my favorite Roman Catholics who started the celebration of Lent today I prepared this … Continue reading

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What’s Wrong with America?


Just a quick little thought provoking rant topic here… When did this great country of ours lose the ability to participate in deliberative discourse?  According to the Harvard Law School, Deliberative Discourse is summarized as followed… Reason is the keystone … Continue reading

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In 7th Heaven for 2010


Whilst wasting away the last few days of 2009 away in the wonderful scenic getaway that is Corolla (North Carolina) I was fortunate enough to usher in the New Year with a wonderful 7 Course Wine Dinner courtesy of the … Continue reading

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Let it Breathe!


In the wake of my dad’s passing I received a care package from Mike Adams and my friends at Bon Vivant Market.  Complete with six bottles of wine, four bottles of Dogfish Head Palo Santo Marron, and the best thing … Continue reading

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A Crisp Blacksburg Breeze


Today reminded me of one of the many reasons I love Blacksburg.  It was one of those days where it truly felt like Autumn.  There was a crisp feeling in the mountain air and a cool breeze blowing up every … Continue reading

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Summer Wine List


This summer as many of you know I had the awesome opportunity to work at Bon Vivant Market with owner Mike Adams.  Bon Vivant has two locations (Smithfield and Suffolk, VA) both are quaint little shops that offer a great … Continue reading

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