Food, Self-love, and Clinical Depression


  6 WORD MEMOIR: Kitchens are a homes nerve center. – Dr. G  Hello . . . is there anybody out there. I promise you that I’m not going to break into a rendition of Pink Floyd’s “Comfortably Numb” which by the way is a frucking amazing song. And I’m not actually too bad with vocals either. I’m just saying,…

Shrimp and Spinach Trottole


6 WORD MEMOIR: Pasta . . . let me count the ways. – Dr. G I. Love. Pasta. And you’re going to love making and tasting it, too. One of these days I’m going to make a nice reference page, here on Cutting Board Stories about the various shapes of pasta out there.  Even better, I’m going to share with…

Greek Chicken Tacos with Tzatziki Sauce


6 WORD MEMOIR: Taco Tuesday; America’s favorite eating pastime. – Dr. G Taco Tuesday. That one day of the week that has become a staple in most households and a wait in line at Latin themed restaurants.  This particular day was a cooking challenge from an old associate when I lived in Savannah. Yes, I’m an AT ALIEN through and…

Chicken Burgers with Mango Salsa


6 WORD MEMOIR: Needed therapy. Retreated to Monica’s kitchen. – Dr. G Whenever I have to go through at least two buggies to find one that isn’t dysfunctional, I know that the trip to the grocery store with, Monica will bring on some form of anxiety. Monica, is one of my closest girlfriends.  She started as a client during the early…