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Jasper White and friends: Who do we thank for multitudes of marshmallows?

Last month’s Funny Names in Food post was all about staying warm, serving up steamy mugs of hot chocolate. If you’re in the Northern Hemisphere, you’re probably still shivering, so I’d like to offer up more cold-weather foods. Lasagna, soup … Continue reading

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Domenico “Domingo” Ghirardelli, Sr., Chocolate Dude

Baby, it’s cold out there. At least it is here in the Midwestern U.S. where we’re seeing record-setting sub-zero temps. Brrrrr…. Hot chocolate, then, that classic winter warmer, is where we’ll shine our spotlight for this month’s Funny Names in … Continue reading

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Cornelius Swartwout: Wafflemania!

Leslie Knope, of Parks & Recreation fame, loves her some waffles. Yet I’m betting she wouldn’t know to thank funny-named Cornelius Swartwout (or Swarthout, depending who you ask), who has gone down in history as the breakfast-minded genius inventor of … Continue reading

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Apple to Wellington: funny names in food drops the (baby) ball

Funny thing, this BoFN Contributor position. There are a handful of us who rotate Tuesdays on a monthly basis (except for amb who writes every other Wednesday, complicating things further). After publishing my monthly posts, I let BoFN responsibilities slip … Continue reading

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Mo Rocca, Mo Rockin’

Cutting dish service (the TV variety, folks, not plates and such) was a tough call for our family, but saving a huge chunk of change pushed us over the top and we called it quits with the cable guy. What … Continue reading

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