Since the company was founded in 1946, Chick-fil-A restaurants have been closed on Sunday to give employees time off with their families and time to worship if they choose.
This past Sunday, several Chick-fil-A restaurants opened to provide sandwiches to people affected by the tornados near Dallas.
For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, …
Here’s the recipe for William’s Thanksgiving Apple Pie.
Make the filing of equal amounts of Stayman Winesap and Pink Lady apples tossed together with Grade B maple syrup (that’s the dark kind with extra solids). Put the filing in a pie shell and add the lattice top made of butcher cut bacon. The bacon will shrink while cooking, so the ends will initially droop over the edge of the pie shell. Bake in a 350 °F oven until the shell and bacon are done. Put a drip pan under the pie to catch drips from the bacon.
My son made his traditional Thanksgiving pie, an apple pie with a bacon lattice.
UPDATE—The filing is made using maple syrup.
A study published in the journal Circulation reports that people who drink three to five cups of coffee per day have about a 15 percent lower risk of premature mortality compared to people who didn’t drink coffee.
Mmmmm … coffee.
Murum Aries Attigit mugs are available at The Hogewash Store.
The latest tempest in a teapot is about coffee or, rather, coffee cups. Some folks are upset that Starbucks is using plain red cups during the holiday season this year.
If anyone is really bothered by a plain red cup, I suggest that he do what I do and buy his coffee from a shop that sells good coffee in the first place.
UPDATE—Speaking of coffee cups and Christmas, check out the selection available at The Hogewash Store.
… and raspberries fresh from Mrs. Hoge’s garden with a salmon omelette and Kona coffee for lunch.
… with Kona coffee for breakfast.