Five Food Groups

Because it’s’ a Tuesday night, and it’s already been a hella long week…

…and because I just had a yummy dinner to celebrate my brother Dale’s birthday…

…and because I’m going to go to sleep before 10 pm tonight (I mean it this time)…

…and because I can’t be bothered to hang up the clean shirts, so I just laid them all out flat to ‘save hangers’…

…and because I’m enjoying this exercise in non-sequential, illogical parts of sentences…

…here are my five favorite food groups:

  1. Butter
  2. Garlic
  3. Steak
  4. Dessert
  5. Coffee

Yes, I’m aware that fruits, veggies, and whole grains also should have spots  on the list, but frankly, I’d rather eat a big steak with garlic butter, followed by dessert and coffee, than a vegetarian meal followed by fruit for dessert any day. (Mom, I’m totally kidding…I eat all my servings of veggies daily. No, really!)

Seriously though, half of the things that come out of my kitchen contain one or more of the aforementioned food groups.

And while we’re talking about sets of five…here are my five favorite old-school country songs.

  1. Dolly Parton, Jolene
  2. Johnny Cash, Long Black Veil
  3. Loretta Lynn, Hey Loretta
  4. Johnny Cash & June Carter Cash, If I Were A Carpenter
  5. Chris LeDoux, Life is a Highway

Just thought you ought to know. Goodnight!

Previous Post
Leave a comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

  • Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 479 other followers

  • History

  • Books

    Currently Reading

    About Time: Cosmology and Culture at the Twilight of the Big Bang (Adam Frank)

    Reflections (Walter Benjamin)

    The Second Sex (Simone de Beauvoir)

    Recently Read

    Life of Pi

    The Memory Keeper's Daughter

    Joseph Anton (Salman Rushdie)

    Rape on Trial (Lisa Cuklanz)

    Atlas of Unknowns (Tania James)

    Dog Sense (John Bradshaw)

    Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (Seth Grahame-Smith)

    The Space Between Us (Thrity Umrigar)

    A Thousand Splendid Suns (Khaled Hosseini)

    The Hunger Games, Catching Fire, and Mockingjay (Suzanne Collins)

    The Chosen (Chaim Potok)

    The Help (Kathryn Stockett)

    Devil in the White City (Erik Larson)

  • Bookshelf

  • Advertisements
%d bloggers like this: