Monthly Archives: May 2011

Short And Sweet. Sunflower Cupcakes.

I had some leftover yellow icing from the Big Bird Cupcakes. I always have Oreos. And there are usually cupcakes hanging around in my kitchen. So I thought I would try to make some sunflower cupcakes. Since there has been … Continue reading

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Rock And Cinnamon Rolls

If I could have one thing for breakfast every day for the rest of my life it would be cinnamon rolls. Pizza is a close second. These cinnamon rolls are so good. They take a bit of time, but it … Continue reading

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Hot And Spicy Chocolate Chip Cookies

If you want to change up your usual chocolate chips cookies. Go for this recipe with its subtle heat and cinnamon edge. This guy was carrying around some change. Hot and Spicy Chocolate Chip Cookies Ingredients: 6 oz butter, softened … Continue reading

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Singing On Sesame Street. Big Bird And Oscar The Grouch Cupcakes.

Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street? Well, I think we are there. Some of my favorite character cupcakes have been the Cookie Monster, Elmo, and Mrs. Cookie Monster. Then a friend of mine decided to do … Continue reading

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Sole With Rich Ketchup Sauce

I know. “Ketchup Sauce” doesn’t exactly make you want to run into the kitchen and immediately cook this dish. But, you should. “Ketchup Sauce” hardly describes how good it tastes. The soy sauce and butter flavors shine right through. The … Continue reading

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King Post Kitsch. Scottish Shortbread.

King Post Kitsch has its debut single, Don’t You Touch My Fucking Honeytone, out today on Song, By Toad Records. I love King Post Kitsch. There’s something about Charlie’s voice that just made me stop and take notice the first … Continue reading

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Brown Sugar Banana Cupcakes With Pineapple Buttercream Icing

Breakfast. Dessert. Snack. Yes. The other day I was trying to figure out what I wanted to do with three very sad bananas. They were ready to get up and walk themselves over to the compost bin if I didn’t … Continue reading

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Short And Sweet. Peanut Butter And Pretzel Terrine.

Short and sweet and salty. Yes, thank you. Please sir, can I have some more? Peanut Butter Cup And Pretzel Terrine Ingredients: 3 pints vanilla ice cream 20 chopped mini peanut butter cups 3/4 cup broken pretzels Directions: 1. Line … Continue reading

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Hoisin Glazed Boneless Ribs And Sausage With Broccolis. Yes, Broccolis.

This week’s theme for the Contrast Podcast was chosen by Tim’s boy. Broccolis. Yes, plural. I don’t know about you, but my music library isn’t overflowing with green vegetable related tunes. I thought about The elder president Bush’s famous disdain … Continue reading

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17 Pygmies. Chameleon.

Shortly after I published my 17 Pygmies Flourless Chocolate Cake post, a friend sent me a message reminding me that we knew an amazing song by them back in our college days. That song is Chameleon and yes, you can … Continue reading

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