First off, being in the ad world for substantially longer than I’d like to admit, one of my pet peeves when it comes to copy is when the client insists on using the words ‘and more’ followed by an exclamation point. … Continue reading The Kitchen Sink and More!
So, a lot has happened in 3 years. I came to the Pacific NW. Three dogs and a Moose. Now I only have one dog and am a Moose in name only. This post has been lingering in my brain. … Continue reading Roasted Tomato Soup & More
Soup is good food! It really is! And it’s easy to make it a meal. A big chunky soup chock full of soupy goodness may fill you up. If you happen to be a ‘bigger eater’ (that would be me), … Continue reading More Soup for You!!!
They had me at Miso Disco Fries. The name alone is brilliant. How in the world could I pass up something called Miso Disco Fries? Disco. Fries. Miso. It brought me back to the days when I watched Solid Gold … Continue reading Food I Eat – Double Dragon – Go there now!
So the actual name of this recipe is…Roasted Salmon with a Cheat’s Vietnamese Caramel Sauce When I first saw this recipe I thought that this was for ‘Cheat’s Vietnamese Caramel Sauce.’ Assuming that Cheat was a person. Of course I … Continue reading Last Night for Dinner…Roasted Salmon with Vietnamese Caramel Sauce
Is there any small child out there, say under the age of 7 who actually enjoys the brussels sprout? The brussels sprout appeared on our dinner table quite often when I was a child. I believe, like the potato and … Continue reading Booze & Brussels Sprouts
Why subject yourself to tinned soup when you can make your very own? Okay, I know , I know…you don’t have time, you hate to cook, your kids hate soup because it’s too soupy, your special someone actually enjoys those … Continue reading No more tinned soup for you!!!
Doesn’t the word Venetian make you think of a planet of alien beings from an episode of Star Trek? On the planet Venetian there was a tribe of curiously strong and strangely hued Venetians. I know this is all terribly … Continue reading Last Night for Dinner…Venetian Duck Ragu
Now that’s an enticing and provocative title for a food blog isn’t it? Who doesn’t want to read about chalky chicken and the fact that I had curry in my hair? So…in regard to the Chalky Chicken…I blame the slow … Continue reading Chalky Chicken & Curry in My Hair
Most people have very serious opinions regarding tequila. There are those who 30 years after college still remember the aftermath of a tequila binge on a cold Saturday night in Syracuse, NY. The same thing has been known to happen … Continue reading Cooking with booze. Tequila!!!!