lent

Dale’s Simple Recipe For Egg Salad
I'm certainly not yet to the level that Liz Mantel has achieved in her kitchen, but I watch my share of Food Network shows and I hear the tips that Chef Gordon Ramsey gives on some of the shows he stars in.  And if I need to I can find my way around a kitchen.  Let's just put it …
Fish Fry Map + Prices [CHEEKTOWAGA, NY]
It's Lent season! To commemorate the true meaning of the season, many Western New Yorkers participate by not eating meat on Fridays and even Wednesdays. So, bring on the fish fries! Where are the best places in Lancaster for a fish fry? Here's a list of the places in the Cheektowaga area&n…
‘March Fourth’ To A Better You On Fat Tuesday
Fat Tuesday is here, and traditionally that means a day set aside for eating jelly-filled donuts, parties and fun!
I love this time of year, and in the past have been a part of eating contests to commemorate the beginning of the Lenten season. One year I even took home the trophy for wining the chees…
Clay + Dale Try a Lake Erie Beach Fish Fry [PICTURES]
Our thanks to chief Mike Emhof, Jr. and the entire crew at Lake Erie Beach Fire Department for their invitation to enjoy their Lenten fish fry.  Every Friday during Lent, they serve up an average of 500 fish fries each week, and Clay and I agreed it's one of the best around.
Friday Fish Fry
There are so many things unique to Buffalo, especially its food. People who move away crave things like beef on weck and genuine Buffalo chicken wings. Out of towners say yeah you can get wings elsewhere, but they just taste better here. And another thing not necessarily unique to Buffalo is the Fri…
What Do You Give Up For Lent?
For Christians, today begins the period of reflection and self-denial in preparation for Easter we call Lent.
Typically it means giving up something we enjoy, kind of a test of willpower and dedication in a spiritual cleansing of the body and mind...
Happy Pazcki Day — Say What?
Today is Fat Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday, Mardi Gras.  Whatever you want to call it – it’s the day before Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent.  And for many Christians it’s a day to party it up, to eat their favorite foods and drink their favorite beve…
St. Joseph’s Table
If you are Italian and Catholic, chances are you are preparing food today for your St. Joseph's Table.  My dentist told me that today is the day when all of her relatives will be getting together to celebrate this religious feast.  And what a feast it is...
Dale’s Daily Data: Fat Tuesday
Mardi Gras or Fat Tuesday is the annual festival New Orleans is famous for.  Sometimes known as Shrove Tuesday - it’s a legal holiday in New Orleans.  Mardi Gras is French – Mardi meaning Tuesday.  Gras meaning Fat.   
It’s the final day of festivities that begin each year on January 6th, the Twelfth…