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2018 Finale

When I take a look back at our twenty-eighteen, I see a mom and a dad and a boy in-between. So many adventures  and air planes galore, took us to people  and places to explore. Florida and New York are our typical… Read More

If You Can’t Stand The Heat, Get Out of the Outdoor Kitchen

We have never been ones to pump a lot of time, money and effort into our home. Not to say that we didn’t care for it, but I guess we just found other things to be more interesting uses of our time…. Read More


Remember how we started celebrating Christmas before Thanksgiving? I am not complaining, I love Christmas. But, at some point, stores started putting up decorations the day after Halloween, and radio stations switch to their 24 hour holiday music by the second week… Read More

Increasing Our Carbonara Footprint

Growing a human is a pretty interesting experiment.  We find ourselves doing a lot of observing, and comparing, and reflecting. Not to mention the addition of stimulus in order to study it’s effect. I think I would enjoy writing a book about… Read More

The Pig

30 months ago, the boy and I embarked on a journey that has become one of the most rewarding hobbies we could have imagined. It was then, that we decided to take a family tradition and evolve it into a new craft…. Read More

The Sloppy Jessica

It was Mr. Play Gourmet’s birthday weekend, and Uncle Nick and Granny flew in for the occasion. We had a fun project and CRAZY dinner planned to take full advantage of the visit. First on our list was to shoot a funny… Read More

The Reaperoni

There is some big news to share at the Play Gourmet house. We have been holding on to this little grenade for about 3 months.  We are all very excited. We took our time before deciding to add to the family. It… Read More