The Difference between Breakfast and Brunch

A friend recently posed a question which required a serious answer: what's the difference between breakfast and brunch? Traditionally, the key differentiator has been time of day. One has breakfast in the morning, and brunch slightly later in the day, when it could reasonably overlap with lunch. So, anything before, say, 10:00 would necessarily be breakfast, … Continue reading The Difference between Breakfast and Brunch

You, inc.

It's an "if you build it, they will come" mentality. Sit down to write, and the words will come. Not easily, perhaps, but they will come.

Recently, I've been tracking time spent on my most important creative/learning endeavors using my accounting software as a way to view the things that are important to me as business I owe myself. It's been a useful experiment.

On graham crackers and biscuits.

Few Americans who have not lived outside America realize how American graham crackers are.

Few Americans who have not lived outside America realize how American graham crackers are. They are one of a number of American things that non-Americans either instantly recognize as being quintessentially American, or else have never heard of. Things like red solo cups, peanut butter, and brownies. I myself didn't realize this until, sometime during … Continue reading On graham crackers and biscuits.