Category Archives: Chef

Pork Chops, Grill Violence and Plotting

Apology is a lovely perfume; it can transform the clumsiest moment into a gracious gift.  ~Margaret Lee Runbeck Bitching post aside, sorry you had to hear all that, I was pretty angry.  I meant to make a post about Friday.  … Continue reading

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Take this job and shove it. And other things I wish I could say.

Sooo. I love my job.  I really do.  But I want to take my career further than it’s going right now.  And I’m going to warn you that this post is going to sound whiny and bullshitty.  But I’m going … Continue reading

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Punk Rock, Meatloaf and Chlorine Gas

I always like to start the day with music, it is cathartic and pretty much sets the tone and the pace for the day, much to my sous chef‘s dismay.  He and I have far different tastes, but we’re both … Continue reading

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Pet Peeves, Smartasses and Juicy Messes

So.  My biggest pet peeve of all time is general stupidity.  And I define that by the distinct lack of common sense.  And the biggest problem with it all, you can’t fix it, teach it, make a checklist, test for … Continue reading

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First Post. Yeah.

“There’s a fine line between assertiveness and being a bitch.”  – My former contract purveyor. I toe this line.  A lot.  At times, I dance on the other side of it.  Cooking is a man’s world, still is.  And before … Continue reading

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