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That’s How the Cookie Crumbles

Or, rather, shakes. Okay, the O-cocktail in this series is another one I’ve been looking forward to getting just right. We first had it ages ago at a tapas-style restaurant. We’d gone there after a late movie and ate (and drank) at the bar. While we weren’t really looking for another full cocktail (we’d each […]

50 Shots of America–Nebraska

I think I’ve been both looking forward to and dreading getting to the 37th state: it’s Todd’s home state and so there’s a little extra pressure to come up with something stellar. Am I up for the challenge? Let’s see… The Cornhusker state came to be on March 1, 1867, just a couple years after […]

50 Shots of America–California

Goldrush The 31st state, California, was ceded to the US as a result of the Mexican-American war and became a state on September 9, 1850. I had the opportunity to visit The Golden State a few years ago but there are places there still on my list to visit.. When I got back from San […]

50 Shots of America: New York

Oh, man, New York, the Cocktail Capital of the World (okay, so the Web tells me that Tokyo is actually the cocktail capital of the world, but Hudson, NY, was the first place that the word cocktail can be c0nfirmed in use, so :P) comes in as the 11th state of the Union having ratified […]