How to stir your natural Peanut Butter without making a mess

My wife began buying the Adams 100% natural peanut butter way back before “Trans Fats” was a hated phrase among the health-conscious crowd. It’s good for you and I’ve even grown to love the taste, but I hate opening a fresh jar of it. The peanut oil separates from everything and rises to the top [...]

Hot potato in a horse’s mouth

I once heard a story about a horse who bit a man on the shoulder while he was teaching it how to wear a bridle and saddle. After getting bit, the man went inside and baked a potato. He then placed the potato under his shirt on his shoulder, with a cloth to separate his [...]

Hot potato in a horse’s mouth

I once heard a story about a horse who bit a man on the shoulder while he was teaching it how to wear a bridle and saddle. After getting bit, the man went inside and baked a potato. He then placed the potato under his shirt on his shoulder, with a cloth to separate his [...]

The battle at breakfast – Me:0 – Frosted Cereal:1

This morning I was blinded by Frosted Mini Spooners. For those of you who don’t know, Frosted Mini Spooners are the ‘economically superior’ alternative to Frosted Mini-Wheats. Hey, I’m not proud – I don’t have to consume name brand cereal to feel above my fellow man. I poured my bowl like usual this morning, watching [...]

Word o’ the Wise :: Troika

A troika is a committee or group consisting of three members. I can’t believe how often I’ve seen or heard this word in the last couple of years. My favorite use of it, however, was when someone referred to the troika of the three monster-themed breakfast cereals: Count Chocula, Boo Berry, and Franken Berry. Count [...]

Word o’ the Wise :: Troika

A troika is a committee or group consisting of three members. I can’t believe how often I’ve seen or heard this word in the last couple of years. My favorite use of it, however, was when someone referred to the troika of the three monster-themed breakfast cereals: Count Chocula, Boo Berry, and Franken Berry. Count [...]