Category Archives: Food

Mr. Mom’s Pot Luck


I was going to grill up some boneless chicken thighs tonight, and serve it with refried beans and rice, but Kathy and Cait got tied up – no, not literally, though the thought has crossed my mind where Cait is … Continue reading

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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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