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Mose, the Carb-Loving Kitty

Mose, the Carb-Loving Kitty

S often asks my why I don’t blog about Mose and Samuel, our two cats. The answer is simple: Words to Eat By is about food, not pets, as notably adorable as our boys may be. If either one ever did something food-related, sure, I’d write about it. Well, today is the day. I just […]

The Cult of Le Creuset

The Cult of Le Creuset

I think I may be joining a cult. In much the same way that, say, Moonies seduce vulnerable souls with tales of self-discovery and newfound strength, so has my 9-quart Le Creuset convinced me that a richer, more fulfilling life is mine for the taking. Scarcely a month ago, this blue devil flung himself into […]

One More Reason to Reconsider That Fast-Food Habit

This is apparently a true story. I keep giggling, then gagging: Finger Found in Wendy’s Chili–Sales Drop Sharply (Columbus, Ohio–AP, March 26, 2005) — Sales have dropped sharply at Wendy’s restaurants in the area of northern California where a woman claimed she found part of a finger in a bowl of chili. A company spokesman […]

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