Skid’s II…Warmth in Diner form…

It’s not often I sit at home and crave another visit to a restaurant. But, at this very moment, I am craving some more of Skid’s II in Burlington, NC. RIGHT NOW! Honesty…. I lived near Skid’s II for a couple of years, and heck, I grew up in the same town for 27 of…

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200th and Baklava….OPA!

It’s here! It’s here! The 200th post! A quick “Thank you!”…. Seems just yesterday I decided to embark on a journey of self-discovery, and worth. I wanted more out of what had become my life. I just knew there was this niche out there in the world that I could fit in to. Somehow, somewhere,…

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A pictorial guide of my Souvlaki Lunch on Sunday…

As some of you may know, I look forward to the semi-annual Souvlaki Lunch at our local Greek Orthodox Church. Wait, let me reemphasize this….When I say I “look forward to”, I mean I ride by every chance I get to check their sign outside to see if it has a date on it for…

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Will Cook for Foo–Week 6 Who is your hero?

We all have definitions of what a “Hero” is. It could be various items that we feel take courage to accomplish. We live in a world that requires multiple bouts of courage sometimes just to make it through our day. I look at heroism in a broader perspective. For example… I’m sure when Kurt Cobain…

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A little bite of honey heaven…

If you’re like most people, they’ve never tasted Baklava.  It’s one of my favorites, and I am slowly working up to making a full-fledged batch like the classic Greek recipe.  But, until then I have found a delightful little taste that will suit me just fine, Baklava Bites.  Made with phyllo pastry shells that come already premade, you…

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