Monthly Archives: April 2015

Llama Rice With Hamburger Gravy. Listening To Kirby Krackle.

How cute is this little guy? And, no, I don’t mean Caaaaaaaarl. Yesterday I mentioned that I recently threw a South American themed dinner party. I knew right away that I wanted to make this Llama Rice that I had … Continue reading

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Chocolate Brigadeiro Cake (Bolo de Brigadeiro). New Music From Ben Carrigan.

I recently hosted a dinner party inspired by Ann Patchett’s novel, Bel Canto. Since the action occurred in an unnamed South American city, I included dishes from Chile, Peru, Argentina and Brazil. Today’s Chocolate Brigadeiro Cake is a nod to … Continue reading

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Brief Burritos. New Music From Astrid’s Tea Party.

Don’t you love the name of this recipe? Ha! Yes, ‘Brief’ accurately describes the prep to create these cheesy, refried bean-laced beef burritos. Super easy and really good. If you like these brief burritos you also might want to try … Continue reading

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Easy Baked Puff Pastry Cheese Twists. New Music From The Wallies.

So, I’m in the elevator on my way to my apartment after a long day at the office. A neighbor, who I hadn’t seen in awhile, was riding with me. I said “Hey, do you want to come over for … Continue reading

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Pear And Maple Syrup Banana Bread. Listening To Fire/Works.

Banana bread gets kicked up a level with the addition of pears, pecans and maple syrup. Although already plenty moist and sweet, a drizzle of maple syrup over the slices is a terrific touch. Pear And Maple Syrup Banana Bread … Continue reading

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Baked Italian Sausage Sandwich. New Music From Misun.

My mother was Italian. It is a wonder I can use a wooden spoon without breaking out into a sweat. As a modern era parent, I use my wooden spoons solely to stir up delicious things on the stove. An … Continue reading

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Cheesy Jalapeño Stuffed Pizza Crust

You’ll want to listen to me today (not that I’m a yellow light or anything like that) when I tell you that these Cheesy Jalapeño Stuffed Pizza Crusts are Da Bomb! So ridiculously delicious. And why wouldn’t they be delicious? … Continue reading

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