Food Facts & Lore

Looking Back at 5 Favorites

The 158 Main Blog is now 375 articles thick. It would seem that even at the pace of a single article per week, we’d run out of steam, or ideas, but that is far from the truth. This is a bottomless stew. Thank you so much for reading us. Keeping this project alive is a… Continue reading Looking Back at 5 Favorites

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Fricassee of Words – I Bought a Lemon

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. “I bought a lemon!” Anyone hearing this expression for the first time would get it, instantly. You have most certainly heard of the “Lemon Law.” We know that tagging… Continue reading Fricassee of Words – I Bought a Lemon

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Fricassee of Words – To Butter Someone Up

We can hardly believe that it has been three years since we’ve posted an article about food expressions. We must resume this playful practice at once, for we have barely scratched the surface. Hmm, that’s another expression to investigate right there! But first, here’s a brief recap to explain our choice off words to identify… Continue reading Fricassee of Words – To Butter Someone Up