Adobo

A classic Filipino vinegar & soy sauce marinade.

California Roadtrip

August 26 After a late night of partying and reverie cleaning up and packing, Dorothy arrived home from work and we ported the large pile of worldly belongings from the living room floor into the back of her car. An hour or so later we were on...

Mount Harvey North Ramp

For the first time in my memory Dorothy asked me to go on a mountaineering trip with her. Normally the conversation goes something like this (from me to her): Hey dear, we should go climb such-and-such. It'll be fun ... No, it's not that hard. It...

Do spicy foods cause ulcers?

Introduction The belief that spicy food causes gastric or duodenal ulcers is still surprisingly common. Perhaps the easiest evidence for this is the large number of pages on the Internet devoted to dispelling the idea, like the CDC [C2005]....