Questions I Want Answers To: Where are we getting all these delicious pumpkins?

At this point, we’re 25 days into October. That’s 25 days of being surrounded, saturated, completely inundated with seasonal products boasting the much-beloved—and at this point ubiquitous—“pumpkin spice”. In fact, pumpkin spiced “stuff” has become such a bedrock of October (especially) and parts of November that I imagine most of you, upon reading those words above, immediately … Continue reading Questions I Want Answers To: Where are we getting all these delicious pumpkins?

Questions I Want Answers To: What the shiny blue hell is ‘Almond Milk’?

As I was waiting at my usual coffee shop this morning for my usual 744-oz iced Americano – what?  I need the caffeine.  It’s the only thing keeping me alive at this point – I noticed a small note on the cash register that read, “We now have Almond Milk.” Well, OK.  They have almond … Continue reading Questions I Want Answers To: What the shiny blue hell is ‘Almond Milk’?

Revisiting the Mystery of the Great Pumpkin (via the New York Times)

Remember that whole pumpkin thing, where I had to audacity and/or clarity to wonder where we’re getting all the pumpkins that are theoretically becoming our favoritest fall-time pumpkiny treats?  Well, as it turns out, it seems someone at the New York Times wondered the same thing.  And since they generally have more resources than I … Continue reading Revisiting the Mystery of the Great Pumpkin (via the New York Times)