Mediterranean diet

The following account is an actual conversation between myself and the pharmacist at Walgreens (while picking up a prescription for grandpa). Matt: “How many prescriptions does the average 70 year old have?” Pharmacist: “It depends on the person.” Matt: “The average shouldn’t depend on the person.” Pharmacist: “Good point. Probably …

Knife Sharpening

Over the years, I have acquired numerous sharpening and honing devices: whetstones, carbide rods in holders, diamond stones, and more. While the carbide “pull it down the blade” sharpeners work, they do no produce an edge that lasts. Invariably, I keep returning to the whetstone. But I loathe using the …