Monthly Archives: October 2012

Pumpkin Spice Pancakes. My Current Fave Song From A Jigsaw.

Here’s a scary pancake photo for Halloween. Nothing scary about these Pumpkin Pancakes except for the ones that I tried to decorate with black batter. There is a picture of one of my epic fails after the recipe. Amanda over … Continue reading

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Super Easy Slow Cooker Sweet And Sour Chicken

Just finished Season 4 of Breaking Bad. I highly recommend the series if you are looking for something really good to watch. This is a really good slow cooker dinner. So fabulously easy to prepare and it doubles easily. Super … Continue reading

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Short And Sweet. Lazy Cake Cookie Bars.

Shows you the path that the internet can take you on. I started out watching a video someone posted on Facebook about cute Kitty costumes. It was okay, but I wondered if there were any other humorous costume videos out … Continue reading

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Boo! Ghostly Red Velvet Tuxedo Cake. Music From Warm Ghost.

What happened when a ghost asked for a brandy at his local pub? The landlord said “Sorry, we don’t serve spirits.” You do, however, want to serve this spooktackular cake the first chance you get. The Red Velvet Cake is … Continue reading

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Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins. Music From Matthew Mayfield.

A little Halloween humor. Anyone else think this whole ‘Frankestorm’ name thing is ridiculous? I am in no way saying that I think this is not a big weather threat and shouldn’t be taken seriously, but ‘Frankenstorm’? Really? To prepare … Continue reading

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Roast Pork With Fig-Jalapeño Jam And Cheesy Mashed Potato Pots. New Music From Bear Cavalry.

As it is, I despise elevators. If this ever happened to me you would be sending my family a sympathy card for their loss. I was all over this sweet and spicy pork tenderloin. The fig sauce is insanely good. … Continue reading

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Shortcut Roast Beef Rollups. Cracking Tune From Bare Pale.

Here is a little tip sheet if you are giving out Halloween candy this year. I’m not sure how Almond Joy and Twizzlers did so poorly. Those are always the candies that I fish out of my kids’ treat sacks. … Continue reading

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Chocolate Peanut Butter Cup Cupcakes With Oreo PB Cream Icing. New Music From Finn LeMarinel.

These cupcakes are AMAZING. Flat out amazing. You might have to hit the gym before, during and after making them. Honestly, from the moment that I spotted these cupcakes over at The Sweet Life, I have wanted to try them. … Continue reading

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Beef, Ale And Parsnip Pudding. A Song From Poor Things.

Funny or disturbing? I’m not sure. Feel like making something totally different? How about this Beef, Ale And Parsnip Pudding? Basically, a really flavorful stew steamed inside a suet pastry. I loved the presentation. The taste was even better. Beef, … Continue reading

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Fettuccine With Shiitake And Garlic Butter. Green Beans With Pecans. Broccoli With Oyster Sauce.

I love my iPod, but I also adored cassette tapes. Problem now is that some of my absolute favorite mixtapes, which contain songs I do not own in digital form, are not aging very well and I’m afraid to play … Continue reading

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