Monthly Archives: December 2013

My Friend Wendy’s Chili. Boxed In On The Stereo.

It’s chilly outside today. I’m titling this recipe ‘My Friend Wendy’s Chili’ so as not to confuse it with the popular US fast food restaurant Wendy’s, which also offers chili. I have no idea what the restaurant chili is like, … Continue reading

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Kimchi Pizza

Kimchi, a traditional Korean side dish of fermented Napa cabbage, is a garlicky, spicy ingredient in many popular Korean recipes. It often includes daikon radish, ginger and carrots. Kimchi is not your usual pizza topping. But wow, it is a … Continue reading

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Short And Sweet. Rudolph Candy Treats.

Almond Joys are my favorite candy bar. Here they are the star in these super simple and totally adorable Rudolph Treats. Rudolph Candy Treats Ingredients: 12 miniature pretzels, halved 12 fun-size Almond Joy candy bars 24 candy eyes (3/16″) 12 … Continue reading

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Italian Sausage And Tortellini Soup. New Music From Ashley Riley.

It was -12℉ when I got up this morning. It has now warmed up to a toasty -6℉. Soup weather! Italian Sausage And Tortellini Soup is packed with vegetables in a fragrant, herb laden broth. It’s just the thing to … Continue reading

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Lemony Lemon Tea Bread. Fantastic New Music From Crystal Stilts.

This time of year is an especially good time to have a go to repertoire of homemade hostess gifts and edible thank you note recipes on hand. Not only is this Lemony Lemon Tea Bread one of the best I’ve … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Tater Tot Casserole. New Music From The Notwist.

I didn’t grow up with tater tots. My father adored mashed potatoes, so that is the only way we had our spuds. He actually would cover his entire plate with a carefully smoothed disk of the mash and spoon his … Continue reading

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Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins. Rocking Out To Fake Club.

My favorite versions of Banana Muffins usually include chocolate chips like this recipe that also included walnuts and this one with pecans. Sometimes you don’t feel like a nut. Here’s a bare bones, couldn’t be easier recipe for Banana Chocolate … Continue reading

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Hot Artichoke And Spinach Dip

There are all sorts of recipes for Hot Artichoke And Spinach Dip. They are always simple to prepare and almost impossible to stop eating. This purist recipe is one of the better versions, although I really haven’t met one I … Continue reading

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Fettuccine Alfredo. Fab New Music From Simian Ghost.

I get a kick out of this video. Fettuccine Alfredo is one of those simple pasta dishes that wows with so few ingredients. With butter, cream and cheese as the star ingredients, how could Alfredo be anything but delicioso? The … Continue reading

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Chocolate Caramel Thumbprint Cookies. Mesmerizing New Cover From TaughtMe.

Chocolate and Caramel. Seems to be a recurring theme around here. Put the two together and not much can go wrong. These Chocolate Caramel Thumbprint Cookies are like mini turtle candies, except the chocolate cookie portion melts in your mouth. … Continue reading

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