Daily Archives: March 16, 2016

Being Married and Gay in Public

Over the weekend, the weather turned delightful–one of the few benefits of global warming is that spring comes to Michigan in early March–and I persuaded Darwin to emerge from the cave of our home office to go on a walk … Continue reading

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BVC Eats: Dad’s Italian meatballs

Dad started with a recipe from the old Chicago Tribune “readers’ recipes” column and made it his own. Nowadays I would probably gussy up the marinara sauce with canned pureed tomatoes, fresh garlic, fresh basil, homegrown oregano, yadda ya. But this works just fine, takes less time, and presses that memory button in my brain where Dad’s Italian meatballs are stored. Continue reading

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