That's Life

Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun September 22, 2019

Restaurant routine runs in the family

My obsessive need for routine is no more evident than when I’m eating out in a restaurant. Although my husband is a great cook and makes dinner most nights, when he’s too busy or tired, we go out. No, I do not take up that slack, unless he wants scrambled eggs and toast, or a pumpkin pie. That is my full repertoire. When we do go out, I have a one-strike rule. If I don’t have a good experience at a restaurant, I probably won’t give it another chance. If I love the first thing I order, that’s what I order for the rest of eternity. Once in a while, I’ll have a couple of menu ... READ MORE

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