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Why do you eat out? No really. Why bother?

Posted by Warren Bergen on Sunday, September 21, 2014, In : Other Madness 

You can find great recipes online that will, with even a modicum of effort, churn out a dinner that would outperform most run of the mill restaurants. Maybe you’re looking to have someone else do the work, but it’s more likely that you simply want to be out and have a good time. Eating out is usually about an experience. With restaurants that make a real and concerted effort, you’ll usually find great fare or a great vibe, but rarely both. Achieving “both” is very hard. Nestled insi...


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Lessons from a Goose

Posted by Warren Bergen on Wednesday, April 24, 2013, In : Other Madness 

Lessons from a Goose

When I run, I route my path past a small lake as it is the most scenic option. Today, it hovered just around the freezing mark and as I passed the lake I noticed a Canada Goose standing on the ice of what was the middle of the lake. I wore shorts, a long-sleeved shirt and a hat to keep the chill off. After skipping past the John Mayer song on my iPod, I looked back and the goose had taken flight…towards me. Landing just behind me he started running, then shouting.


 

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