Category Archives: Food And Drink

I Had That! #37: UFO Candy

A short entry this week because there isn’t much to say about this, but I wanted to include it anyway. A bike ride up to the Time Saver usually meant buying Star Wars cards (or other movie trading cards). But … Continue reading

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Tea Update

Before, when I drank green tea, I was wishing I was drinking coffee. Now I’m wishing I was drinking black tea.

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Finding Sass in Mass

For the first three Fallout games, the beverage of choice in the post-apocalyptic wasteland is Nuka-Cola. But in Fallout: New Vegas, it turns out that this portion of the country had an alternative: Sunset Sarsaparilla. Sunset vending machines are everywhere, … Continue reading

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TRIGGER WARNING: FOOD

Now that Facebook has bought Instagram, it’s easier than ever to post Instagram pictures on your Facebook wall. And since Instagram is about cell phone photos, it consists largely of what people tend to take pictures of with their cell … Continue reading

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Bring Your Own Restaurant

(I wanted to do this as a MetaFilter post, but since the subjects are friends of mine, that is verboten. If you think it’s interesting and have a MeFi account, please post it there!) A while back my friends James … Continue reading

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Whisky Tastin’ Fool

Yesterday was game day as usual, but also another event. Table and Vine was holding a single-malt Scotch whisky tasting that Matt and Al were planning on attending. As Matt and I were carpooling, I figured I’d tag along, though … Continue reading

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Waiter, There’s a Baby in My Cake!

We’re less than a month away from Mardi Gras (February 20th). Contrary to what the media would have you believe, there is a specific season for Mardi Gras; it doesn’t happen year-round. Since Mardi Gras is the day before Ash … Continue reading

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Twin Tales of Skittles Bite Sized Candies

TALE THE FIRST One of my early jobs was working for a seafood company that was owned by Borden. One of the Borden bigwigs came for a visit and brought a whole bunch of Skittles bite sized candies with him. … Continue reading

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