Out of Tune

Merriam-Webster defines a mandolin as:  “a musical instrument of the lute family that has a usually pear-shaped body and fretted neck and four to six pairs of strings.”

Many Triangle residents, however, are defining Mandolin as an exciting newcomer to the Raleigh dining scene, where one can enjoy Chef Sean Fowler’s creations. 

I thought I’d share what I thought.


photo: mandolin-raleigh.com

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That X-mas Feeling

Christmas. X-mas.  The Yuletide Season. Hanukkah.  Kwanzaa. Whatever the holiday, I mean this time of year.  The stretch between Halloween and NYE (I won’t even deign to include Valentine’s Day).

I have a love/hate relationship with the holidays. 



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