Cold Comfort
bourbon / cocktail / easy to make / ice cream / Root / spirits

Cold Comfort

root beer floats to lift a heavy heart In all my hippy belief that the universe will sort everything out, sometimes things happen that are inherently unfair.  On the global scale of war, poverty, and disease to the personal injustices of death, hurt, loss, it’s hard to rationalize when bad things happen to good people. … Continue reading

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hedging my bets
bourbon / easy to make / ice cream / menu / menus / pie / rum / savory / spirits / sweets / whiskey

hedging my bets

asia, apple pie, and emotional investment My mother may have told me not to put all my eggs in one basket, (the supermarket frowns on taking them out of the carton anyway), but my dad taught me to diversify: stocks and bonds, Fiat and Ford, oil futures and airlines, allocating investments to different economic sectors, different … Continue reading

ButterScotch
ice cream / scotch

ButterScotch

See what I did there?  (Yeah, I hate myself a little too.) Normally I cook low grade, drink high grade (read: price), but butterscotch was just begging for it and I had a mini bottle (what good is scotch if you can’t share?)  Plus, Johnnie (except double black) isn’t in my top ten.  (Yeah, I … Continue reading