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#McKenziesMemories – Chocolate Donuts!

#McKenziesMemories – Chocolate Donuts! #McKenziesMemories – Chocolate Donuts! McKenzie’s Pastry Shoppes are long “Ain’t There No More,” as we say here. There are a number of reasons why the chain remains a fond memory of many. The main reason is how ubiquitous the stores...

NOLA Nica – Central America comes to Kenna (bra)

NOLA Nica – Nicaraguan cuisine in the ‘burbs Kenna (bra)! – NOLA Nica Full disclosure: I am an “honorary citizen” of the City of Kenner. Goes back to when I ran a Radio Shack out there.  Seriously. What that translates to with respect to food blogging is that I don’t mind...

TDAC Sushi Feature Today

TDAC Sushi! TDAC Sushi – They Draw and Cook Today’s featured collection on They Draw and Cook is Sushi! I got started eating sushi as a student at UNO, in the late 1970s. A lot of folks do the “oh, I’m not going to eat raw fish,” but it’s easy to get into sushi for New...

The cost of poboys – interesting analysis by @TPrice504

 photo article on NOLA.comphoto article on NOLA.com Poboys have come a long way Are poboys too expensive? This is a great short photo article on NOLA.com. The analyis is solid, even if the average price of the sandwiches in the article was $9.66. When I was an undergrad at UNO, poboys at The Bakery were in...

Coolinary Dinner at Muriel’s Jackson Square

We never took kiddo out for his 22nd birthday in July. He ran off to Houston to see Copa America Centenario games with his friends and his study plan for the CPA exam (he’s taken three parts so far, got a 99 on Audit, a 98 on FAR, and BEC score isn’t back yet) keeps him busy. When everyone...

Croque Madame at Wakin Bakin

(author’s note: I’m not affiliated with Wakin Bakin, other than being a very happy regular customer) I can’t say I don’t like going to Columbus, OH, for work. My colleagues there are great people and the Columbus Food Scene (#CbusFoodScene on Instagram) is pretty good. Still, like...

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