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Famous Potatoes


Unless you have your head buried in the sand, or some other less desirable place, you have heard of the Lay’s Do Us A Flavor campaign. Frito-Lay will pay one million dollars to the person who comes up with a new potato chip flavor that is ultimately voted from four finalists who, incidentally, receive $50,000 each. Sign me up! Right? The winner from the last flavor competition was Wasabi Ginger. It triumphed over Cheddar Bacon Mac and Cheese, Mango Salsa, Cappuccino, and about 14,000,000 million other flavor entries. Still…better odds than most lotteries, but a pretty small likelihood that my flavor will ultimately prevail. Continue reading Famous Potatoes


There are some decided disadvantages in living about three hours from a city. We aren’t quite in the middle of nowhere, but we’re close. Can anyone say BFE? Most of the time I like being away from the traffic and the crush of people everywhere you go, and I’ve never waited for a table in Salmon. However, if you break your smartphone, especially on the weekend, you better fuel up the family car for a road trip. Continue reading EMERGENCY ROAD TRIP