Only Consequences (and Hush Puppies)

I did not expect my last post to generate such a strong response from my friends and readers. But a good number of them had much to say about whether or not I should eat those onion rings. It was all very eye-opening, I have to admit. The overwhelming consensus was that I should justContinue reading “Only Consequences (and Hush Puppies)”

On Pleasure, Guilt, and Onion Rings

I’ve been waging an internal war over onion rings this week. Every summer, our fabulous local burger chain, Burgerville, rolls out their seasonal Walla Walla onion rings. These babies are amazing! Big, sweet slices of Washington state onions rolled in panko breadcrumbs and deep fried to crispy golden perfection.  Here’s a photo I took lastContinue reading “On Pleasure, Guilt, and Onion Rings”

You Can Fight City Hall

A couple of days ago, this meeting invite showed up in my In Box. Best Outlook invite ever. Took me all of five seconds to accept. Maybe you can fight City Hall, after all. Our request for information on any zoning restrictions pertaining to the “No Parking” signs we wanted to put up had gone ignored forContinue reading “You Can Fight City Hall”