© photo courtesy of J Paul Richards     In recent days the food world is abuzz with the Bankruptcy of an institution in the United States famous for its Twinkie cakes. Yes, sadly Hostess Brands has filed for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy.   I have never eaten a Twinkie but I do remember Archie Bunker eating [...]

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This is a quick piece and has no relationship to food. It is my podium to be used, sometimes, as my soapbox.   Page A3 of the Montreal Gazette says that Lawyer Brent Tyler has been disbarred for failing to complete his requisite training program that Lawyers in Quebec must do, a new instituted law [...]

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Mrs. Wheelbarrow of Charcutepalooza fame has just posted the August challenge and it is all about binding and terrines.  I gave up the Charcuterie part of her year long challenge only because my failures were catching up with me and my bank account.  Today though, together with the mood I am in, I wrote her [...]

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