One of the ways I cope with my wife being in Turkey for her grueling 15 month tour of duty is to try my hand at Turkish recipes from time-to-time. It helps the family feel somehow connected to her through food, knowing that she can probably purchase many of these recipes in the shops right [...]
My name is Jerry Russell, and I'm a blogger. Since 2007 I've been writing about food and recipes at cbsop.com.
Oh, and I get paid for it. Crazy, isn't it?
Of course, it didn't start out that way. It took a long time for me to really "get" the one thing that makes an ordinary blog extraordinary. (And no, it's not the content.)