Mama’s On The Half Shell


It was Friday and just past 1:00 pm.  I was in the mood for lunch and a pint.  So I’m in the Jeep and drive to Of Love & Regret at 1028 South Conkling Street, Baltimore, MD.  As I pulled up it seemed empty and parking was easy (that should have been the tip off).  They don’t open till 4:00 pm, rats! Ok,…

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Maryland Soft Crab Sandwich


Growing up in Maryland has it’s benefits, great seafood is one of them.  I just love a good soft crab sandwich!  Let me date my self and say that I remember being a pre-teen (at least 28 years ago), going to my grandparents waterfront home on Seneca Creek and picking soft crab’s out of the slough box.  So excited because…

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Beer Pickled Jalapenos w/ Hoptimum IPA


We love beer, we love jalapenos, why not mix the two. Get ready for some great flavors. I originally saw this in a post on facebook from Jackie Dodd who is an amazing chef and writer. Oh and I forgot to mention that her photographs are top notch. Check out her website at www.thebeeroness.com after you make the recipe for yourself!…

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Looking For A Bike – Part I


I’ve been working downtown in Canton over a year now, so what’s that mean?  Well, let’s see, first I’m extremely familiar with all the taverns, bars and restaurants from Brewers Hill to Harbor East without a doubt.  I also see so many people on bikes who ride to work, ride to lunch, ride to meet a client, ride to get a…

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1 Hour Bread Recipe


It’s Sunday morning and last night I was too tired to make up my normal dough.  I was tired because my daughters were riding doubles on one of the four wheelers, goofing off the way sisters do and wrecked into a tree.  Sending them both over the bars, missing the tree thank goodness and flipping them onto the ground head…

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6 pack holder

Wooden 6 Pack Holder


Cool Wooden 6 Pack Holder   This is it.  Soon as I saw this I knew I had to make one similar to it.  Have have not made mine yet.  This picture came from Pinterest and I believe they are on Etsy for sale. Just search wood 6 pack holder and I’m sure you will see many various styles, however I…

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