Monthly Archives: June 2012

Mini Caramel Irish Cream Cheesecakes. Meet The Cast Of Cheers.

Get ready to join me in saying “Aaaaaw. So cute.” And, like me, you might be wondering wtf are the kitties doing all piled up in a sink basin. I guess we’ll never know the mysteries of youtubers. Now about … Continue reading

Posted in Cake, Dessert | Tagged | 1 Comment

Layered Mediterranean Dip. Dip Into A Fun Song From Pugwash.

Here’s a dippy cartoon. Pretty funny. Here’s a dippy recipe. The vibrant flavors in this Mediterranean Dip are fantastic for summer entertaining. Bonus is that it makes a lot. Layered Mediterranean Dip Ingredients: Hummus (If you want to make your … Continue reading

Posted in Starters | Tagged | 1 Comment

A Drink For Everyone. Blue Martinis, Champagne Punch, Key Lime Martinis and Egg Cream Shooters. Cheers!

Here are a few drink related words that you might want to add to your vocabulary. Compotation (n)- an episode of drinking or carousing together. “These drink recipes are going to ensure some compotation, hopefully this weekend.” Perpotation (n)- an … Continue reading

Posted in Beverages | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Short And Sweet. Peanut Butter Swirl Pretzel Brownies.

Remember these ads? Definitely put some peanut butter in your chocolate. Then top with some pretzels for an easy salty sweet treat. Peanut Butter Swirl Pretzel Brownies Ingredients: 1 box chocolate brownie mix Peanut butter Pretzels Directions: 1. Prepare brownie … Continue reading

Posted in Brownies | Tagged , | 3 Comments

Grilled Irish Banger Naan Pizza. Cool Music From Diablo Swing Orchestra.

As Pizza related videos go, this one is hilarious. Here’s a different take on pizza. Indian naan bread topped with Irish bangers. Very different. And really wonderful with the eclectic combination of red onion, mint, arugula, mozzarella and crème fraîche. … Continue reading

Posted in Main Courses | Tagged | 2 Comments

Italian BBQ Marinated Pork. Bacon Ranch Potato Salad. Garlic Scapes With Balsamic.

Whassup? Something about “Whasssup???” makes me laugh aloud every time I hear it and every time I say it. Too funny. I love all of the Budweiser Whassup commercials, but these birds are particularly hilarious. We had this dinner over … Continue reading

Posted in Main Courses, Pork, Salad, Vegetable | Tagged | 2 Comments

Nutella Fudge With Pistachios And Sea Salt. King Creosote & Jon Hopkins Are Even Sweeter.

This makes me laugh. I am much more likely to use my knife to slice and dice some fudge. Like this one. Nutella, that chocolate-hazelnut love connection, shines in this smooth fudge full of pistachio nuts. The sea salt makes … Continue reading

Posted in Dessert | Tagged | 3 Comments