Raising the Betts #151: Lambs Before Wolves

On this week’s episode, The kids discovered the word “chillax” and Dom and Melanie are enduring it. Plus all the new word games inspired by Wordle they’re playing; Fourth of July plans; Romesco sauce and curried chicken kebabs; watching Grace... [Continue Reading]

My Friend Jeff

My friend Jeff Fortenberry faced sentencing today after his campaign finance trial. He issued the following statement after getting two years probation, a fine, and community service:

Raising the Betts #150: Wisdom

In their 150th episode, Dom and Melanie discuss wisdom teeth and the wisdom of Scripture, as well as some great recipes for wings and steak salad; new poetry; the conclusions of Kenobi and Falcon and Winter Soldier; and more.

Recipe: Buffalo Wings

I love buffalo wings. There’s no two ways about it. Yeah, I don’t mind the buffalo tenders and the buffalo chicken salads and sandwiches, but it’s the wings I really love. I’ve tried wings all across the great nation, every where I go, in search of... [Continue Reading]

Raising the Betts #148: Flea Finds

On this week’s episode, Dom and Melanie introduce their older girls to the fun of flea markets; extol the virtue of brine and pickling juice as an ingredient in dishes; discuss the return of the Orville and the 2020 Emma film; and relate the... [Continue Reading]