Monthly Archives: August 2011

Mint Chocolate Ice Cream

Funny Story. Dad hates the olive garden. I know, it sounds like I too would hate the olive garden since I tend to prefer the higher end establishments on my eating tour d’America – but there is just something about those breadsticks, Am I right? Anyway, the one time every 4 years that I go... read more →

A love tap.

Today I am here to tell you about MEAT. You know, that thing that home smells like. Meat. Warm, tender, juicy, flavorful, cooked for hours kind of meat.  How-did-i-summon-your-grandma-into-my-house-meat.  Slap your momma that smells good meat. Ok, don’t slap your momma. But, figuratively, slap her. A love tap on the cheek, rather. Maybe just a... read more →

Blueberry Salsa

Salsa. You are under explored. I gotta tell you that sometimes I look at a plain tomato salsa and pout. Why do you have to be so boring?  Doesn’t everyone know how many alternatives to salsa there are?  I look at it this way: Tomato is a fruit right? (I KNOW, rock your elementary school... read more →

Circus Cookies

Ever have nights where you just completely throw caution to the wind?  SCREW ratios, forget about measuring. I am making cookies by the weight of my hand and you are going to like it.  That’s right. This cookie can be anything I want it to be.  I threw my dream of being a circus clown... read more →

Just for you.

I can’t tell you how often I look at a dish and just exclaim “YEAS.” Food doesn’t do that to you? You don’t see that brownie sundae as a work of art? That drippy chocolate doesn’t pull you in? You don’t make your dinners beautiful, just for you? I look at them as a gift to... read more →