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Big Baked Honey Chili Pretzels

Attempting to upstage a pretzel is a very twisted endeavor.  Anyway, trying to trump truly twisted treasures could tie me in knots.  Best to let the pretzels do the talking and let the auxiliary chili and honey sing backup. The … Continue reading

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Chili Cheese Biscuits

Old fashioned recipes harken back to a time when life was simpler.  When a person’s handshake was more binding than a 300 page contract,  a shared dance at a village picnic held far more sway than liking someone on Facebook, … Continue reading

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Chili Chicken Pot Pie

Beset by unabating nagging, Chili Mocktober rolls on- in spite of itself. Pre wants me arrested for chili abuse, Chili Jr fancies me “Gaseous Clay” (floats like a butterfly smells like a latrine), and The Pirate is “sure” she knows … Continue reading

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(Almost) UnBeetable Chili Chocolate Birthday Cake

 How are marathons better than birthdays? You are able to share them with hundreds of people all in one spot. They last longer.  (At least it seems that way, especially the final hour). You feel like you’ve earned it. There’s … Continue reading

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Scotch Egg Pie Chili

I’ve long admired the Scots.  Be it their attire (kilts), their cuisine (eggs), or their whiskey.   I don’t recall what whiskey from Scotland is called but I imagine it is something Scottish.  Failing a miraculous recovery of my memory, we’ll … Continue reading

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Batman Chocolate Chip Chili Cookies

Cookie Monster Haiku   “C” is for cookie Chocolate and chili too Monster with Heartburn   The Wednesday morning treat ritual is the stuff of legends.  With two treats arriving early on these designated mornings, there is assurance that my … Continue reading

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Desiring Zen Chili Breakfast Strata

Each of us spends vast swaths of time chasing down our desires. Perhaps this inevitability perpetually feeds the motivation (for some) to distance run. The cynic will contend that this drive is aimed at running faster and longer in order … Continue reading

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