“Ah ha” Moment

How do you even spell “aha”? Is it ah ha, a-ha, or aha? I don’t think any of them look right. Anyway, I experienced a divine intervention on Christmas as I perused through my new cookbook by The Pioneer Woman, in the form of a glorious egg breakfast called “Egg in a Basket.” Apparently, this […]

Review of Christmas, Food-wise

My Christmas was excellent, and I hope yours was as well. I tried a few new things between December 24 – 26 that I wanted to make note of… First, the two cookies from my Holiday Cookies post were generally well-received, especially the Cherry Almond Cookies. I think the appearance of the Rugelach was kind […]

3 Fruits, 3 Recipes

So, today ended up being a really eventful day, in that I tried out three new recipes. One was from a random blog comment, one was from Sunny Anderson (Cooking for Real) and the last from my favorite, Giada DeLaurentiis (Everyday Italian). Hopefully one of these days I’ll start making my own recipes for a […]

Foodie Questionnaire

I thought this might be a good way to introduce myself, food wise. I couldn’t really find a good food survey though. I think for some of these I’ll do top 3 lists. Favorite Fruit:1. Peach2. Golden Delicious Apple3. Watermelon Favorite Vegetable: 1. Bell Pepper2. Summer Squash3. Broccoli Favorite Meat: 1. Turkey2. Chicken3. Fish (Salmon […]

Holiday Cookies

Today marked an important milestone in my life – I made my first batch(es) of completely homemade cookies (besides homemade chocolate chip cookies, courtesy of the recipe on the back of Nestle Tollhouse Chocolate Chips). It was a really rewarding experience – very time consuming, but I only used part of each hunk of dough […]