The Better Half

December 13, 2016
frisch's peppermint hot fudge cake

Bits & Bites: Frisch’s Nutcracker and Peppermint Hot Fudge Cake

With a change in season comes a change in appetite. It’s a safe bet that at the first breath of cold air each fall, I’ll shed […]
July 11, 2016
frisch's interior

Frisch’s New Look & New Sandwiches

  Perhaps it was the perfect treat for mom when she needed a night out of the kitchen. Maybe it was regular Sunday pre-church breakfast or […]
April 29, 2015

Remembering Rosie & Bounty at Joe’s Diner

  Elvis was on the jukebox. Lemon meringue pie was under glass. A fifty-five-cent cheeseburger was on the menu. And Rosie was behind the counter.    […]
January 27, 2014

Super Bowl Recipe: Crock Pot Chili

(Guest post by The Better Half) I love to cook, but I rarely make anything complicated or overly time-consuming. In the world of finance, they call […]
August 22, 2013

Review: Mad Mike’s Burgers and Fries

(Guest post by The Better Half) For a personal bio to be published in a local theater playbill, I recently divulged the following nuggets about my […]
July 31, 2013

Ode to the Milkman

(Guest post by The Better Half) “Hey, Bob, your son sort of looks like the milkman.” Ever slow on the uptake, I was well into adulthood […]