Monthly Archives: January 2011

My my my, Delilah’s

Pop quiz time. Soul food is most accurately associated with: a. the cuisine eaten by African Americans in the South b. the cuisine eaten by African Americans in the North. Pencils down, time’s up. Easy one, right? Except it’s actually … Continue reading

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Sweet as Fudge

“Dad, I like it,” piped the little boy coming out of the Sweet as Fudge Candy Shoppe. “Hold it like this when you eat it,” the father said and, my curiosity peaked, I leaned over to see what kind of … Continue reading

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Little Thai

An Amish woman passed us carrying a wide- and teary-eyed baby on her hip. Sad babies always amuse me so I nudged my companion who immediately leaned forward and joked “guess William James was right, ‘To children the world is … Continue reading

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