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Fricassee of Words – Eggs in One Basket

Don't put all your eggs in one basket: Don’t make your goal dependent on a single process or resource; don’t concentrate all efforts on a single aspect of your task; don’t direct all resources to a single plan; don’t put all your money in a single investment. With Easter just weeks away, the expression “Don’t… Continue reading Fricassee of Words – Eggs in One Basket

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Fricassee of Words – As Easy as Pie

The Fricassée of Words is a stew of musings on food-inspired expressions, words and word play. Sit a while and savor today's food-inspired expression. As Easy as Pie Mark Twain is the most cited source when the expression “As easy as pie” is considered. If you’ve read The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1884), you’ve certainly… Continue reading Fricassee of Words – As Easy as Pie

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Fricassee of Words – The Proof is in The Pudding

The Fricassée of Words is a stew of musings on food-inspired expressions, words and word play. Here is today’s food-inspired expression for us to nibble at. The Proof is in The Pudding Proof here could be replaced by the words, test or evidence. This expression is an affirmation that something is expected to perform reliably… Continue reading Fricassee of Words – The Proof is in The Pudding