The 614ortyPlatter – Thanksgiving Timbre

Buckeye Donuts has become a Thanksgiving tradition for us This year of 2020 hasn’t been a cornucopia year for things to be thankful for for many people, with the COVID pandemic and the often imperfect response to it by world leaders casting a huge shadow over this period. Thanksgiving itself has recently seen new levels of examination ever since Abraham Lincoln declared it a holiday … Continue reading The 614ortyPlatter – Thanksgiving Timbre

The 614ortyPlatter – Puff Pastries and Playlists

The current cast of the Great British Bake Off In a generally sucky year, “The Great British Bake Off” (GBBO to its fans) has proven to be a godsend for those who have taken the COVID pandemic seriously and stayed close to home.  In a nod to the times, the show had to take extraordinary measures (essentially creating a bubble for cast, crew, and participants, … Continue reading The 614ortyPlatter – Puff Pastries and Playlists

The 614orty Platter – The Breakfast Buffet is Open!

  This week’s 614ortyPlatter touches on a subject whose exploration by us has been curtailed by many things this year: breakfast and brunch. The obvious obstacle has been the COVID-19 pandemic which has thrown all the world for a big loop.  Out of all the different meals of the day, breakfast and brunch has been our main go-out-and-dine-in time for us, and out of due … Continue reading The 614orty Platter – The Breakfast Buffet is Open!

The 614ortyPlatter – Au Pair Culinaire

  Like many, I’ve put in my share of telework hours from home in this year of COVID.  One of the bonus aspects of this time has been the ample opportunities to listen to both a myriad of podcasts as well as music.  I debated whether to subscribe to Spotify for the longest time, but never have I been so happy to have made that … Continue reading The 614ortyPlatter – Au Pair Culinaire