Category Archives: Food

When Will It All End?


It’s snowing again. Last Thursday we received a foot of snow, on top of the foot or so that was already on the ground from previous storms.  Then, on Saturday, we got another three inches, making the hill I live … Continue reading

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Center St. Social Redux


Back in December, I reviewed a new local restaurant, Center St. Social, and found it to be a beacon of light in an otherwise dreary Shelton dinner scene.  It’s menu was eclectic, it’s service was top-notch, it’s prices were reasonable, … Continue reading

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Center St. Social


In preparation for our current snowstorm, we decided to go out Friday for an early dinner.  It’s just that we couldn’t think of a place to go; you know, something different.  All the usual chains are really the same: Chili’s, … Continue reading

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Mr. Mom’s Busy Day


Nov. 2, 2013 4:53 AM I’m up so early because I passed out before 8:00 PM last night.  I did wake up at one point, as I remember talking to Kathy, but quickly fell back to sleep. I was tired … Continue reading

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How Mr. Mom Cooks Dinner


Today we will make Pollock stuffed with crab, with steamed broccoli and yellow rice. First, start with a good wine.  I highly recommend Barefoot Pinot Noir, an inexpensive yet tasty wine.  Only cook with wine you would normally drink.  Uncork … Continue reading

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Mr. Mom and a Crock Pot


Who would have thought that, here in my old age, the only pot I have at my disposal is a crock pot?  My how times have changed. I just started supper and here it is only 9:30am.  I put a … Continue reading

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Mr. Mom Breaks His Silence


Yesterday I made mention of some friends I have made while writing this blog, and I failed to mention one Mike Calyn, who was instrumental in the formation of the visual aspects of breezespeaks.  Not only did he send me … Continue reading

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Mr. Mom’s Blunder


It seems I spoke too soon. On Wednesday, the weatherman predict snow for most of Thursday, starting late Wednesday evening.  So when Thursday rolled around and, lo and behold, there was no snow, I thought we were in the clear.  … Continue reading

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Mr. Mom’s Happy Day.


Twelve years ago yesterday my children were born, and I remember it well. Kathy’s water broke near to midnight and we rushed to Milford Hospital, which, thankfully, was not capable of handling a birth six weeks premature.  We were put … Continue reading

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Mr. Mom is Proud


“We live in a society where we’re taught that you need to be thin to be considered pretty, where falling for someone of the same gender is immoral, where fighting will solve everything and that being different is wrong.  It’s … Continue reading

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