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Chili Gumbo

The line between opulent and ragged is stark.  Today’s 20 mile run took me past million dollar homes and the milling homeless, all within the course of a few strides.  The juxtaposed stand so strikingly close to one another as to make … Continue reading

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Drunken Elk Chili

Day 322 and tensions are on the rise.  Mrs. Chili365 “was going to cook something” until she realized that “we only have chili ingredients in the house”. I was actually feeling remorseful, until I remembered that the Missus’ new gig. … Continue reading

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South of the Border Fish Chili with Corn and Edamame

A far-flung flight of fancy from the fantastic fish fries which fairly filled fully the first fourteen of my formative years. EFFF- this.  Alliteration is surely is the work of dark forces, agencies well beyond the comprehension of the innately … Continue reading

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Standard Elk Chili

Large milestones are worth recognizing but it’s the small rocks that are trod underfoot en route to achievement that need greater recognition.  This I think as I launch into the last hill repeat, stomach in full revolt and hamstring screaming … Continue reading

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Just Gravy Pork Loin Chili

Last’s night’s grilled chili mackerel was a success… until this morning.  It sat like rocks in my gut as I ran for 15 miles.  Near the end I totally thought I was going to boot.  While I was able to … 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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Zombie Bait Chili Cheese Sandwiches

The insane thing is this, I wanted to make something with bologna. That plan never got off the ground. It had something, at least remotely, to do with the explosion that occurred in our kitchen last night. Having turned down … Continue reading

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