Awesome Sauce

Road trip! Fall road trip! Last Sunday’s drive up to Bucks County was a week or two before peak leaf-peeping—but was smack on for peak apple-picking (thank you, Solebury Orchards). I think Sheila and I have each had an apple a day since then, plus I made a pie Monday morning before work. But still, with…

Mrs. Peel’s Popcorn

Popcorn was off limits for most of my early teens. Seems like ten years, though it was more like four, which is still an insanely long time to wear braces. Some forbidden foods were not a big give-up—jelly beans and Jujubes never did much for me—but corn on the cob and popcorn? That seemed cruel….