What the Heck’s a Damper?

A couple of years ago I started to bake all my own bread. Since making bread from scratch isn’t exactly …

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Bikes and Bites in Barcelona

Barcelona, the capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, is one of the most visited cities in Europe. Its modernist architecture combined …

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How to Eat Out, Not Pig Out

Years ago I followed a diet plan that allowed for one “cheat” day a week. On said day, one could …

I-70 Road Trip: St. Louis Bound

Bill’s family lives in St. Louis; at least once each year we travel that well-used stretch of Interstate I-70 from …

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A Beer Aisle Epiphany

When it comes to happy hour, I’ve long identified as a wine drinker. I’m not exactly a wine snob — …