The RV Chronicles — Baby Girl isn’t a baby any more (Recipe: Brats en Brochette)

Brats en Brochette — Cheese-stuffed. Bacon-wrapped. Excellent tailgating fare.

I knew it would happen. I wished for it, in fact. But now that it has arrived, I’m a bit melancholy. Baby Girl has grown up. Long gone are the days of father-daughter outings to Applebee’s for mac & cheese. She’s a calamari connoisseur these days. Baby Girl has traded Sailor Moon for Sephora. It […]

Food Snob Chronicles — The 2014 Ballpark Tour: Milwaukee

Not-so-secret Stadium Sauce — It's better than the Milwaukee version.

The word secret can be quite special. Just ask the heirs to ‘Col.’ Harlan Sanders, any Coca Cola shareholder or a Milwaukee Brewers fan. The mere mention of a secret recipe causes sales to spike and legends to begin. And that lore only gets better — if not cloudier — with age. The secret recipes, […]