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Sunday Somethings

Sunday Somethings

Happy all the holidays to you!   I hope that you’re enjoying the day, whether it be in holiday or regular Sunday fashion. I’m home in Michigan and Mom and I are making a lazy Sunday of it.  Little B might be home later, but […]

Linzer Thumbprint Cookies

Linzer Thumbprint Cookies

Linzer sandwich cookies transformed into raspberry filled thumbprints Do you know that before last Thursday I baked nary a Christmas cookie? I was sort of sad about it, and disappointed in myself that I should have the gall to lack such holiday cheer. Christmas baked […]

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Sunday Somethings

Sunday Somethings

Hello, Sunday. The above is what happened when, one day, I thought it might be cute to take an impromptu Christmas picture since I was wearing a red striped shirt, and Crawley adorably jumped on my back. Clearly, success.  In other things, it’s cold, yo! […]

Roasted Mushroom Soup

Roasted Mushroom Soup

Creamy roasted mushroom soup with fresh thyme. Baby it’s cold outside. Like, really cold. The coldest. But let’s think about warmer things, like soups and warm vacations, or soup that was eaten on a warm vacation. For you today, I have the latter. Mom and […]

Kimchi Fried Rice

Kimchi Fried Rice

One pot dish of leftover rice tossed with freshly crisped bacon and spicy, tangy kimchi in this kimchi fried rice ‘Tis the season for carbs.  Well, more accurately in my house, ’tis the season to eat only those things that can be eaten out of […]

Sunday Somethings

Sunday Somethings

Hello, Sunday. Well vacation’s over and I”m back at it hard until Christmas. The snow is falling (and will keep falling for the next 100 years, apparently) and The Sound of Music is on the telly. I was going to watch The Holiday but something […]

Slow Cooked Short Ribs with Grits

Slow Cooked Short Ribs with Grits

Short ribs cooked slow in a rich vegetable gravy with slow cooked grits First off, yes, these pictures are horrible. Sometimes all that important is getting delicious food from my plate into my mouth as fast as possible, art be damned. I will make them […]

Monday Musings

Monday Musings

Hello, Monday. How’s everyone doing? We are solidly into December and I hope your month’s plans are shaping up to your liking. Holiday plans galore on my end. It’s going to be a busy month filled with awesome things. I’ve thankfully been away from my […]

Lentil and Sauerkraut Stew

Lentil and Sauerkraut Stew

Ham hocks are stewed with beer, lentils, sauerkraut and apples for this hearty lentil and sauerkraut stew ‘Tis the season for stew, right?  Namely, lentil stew (or soup) in my opinion. Somehow, it just feels right. Last year I threw Mom’s ham and lentil soup […]

My Favorite Things: 2016

My Favorite Things: 2016

It’s shopping season!  Given the fact that I am so over food and cooking and eating right now (a feeling that I’m sure to get over in a day or two), I thought I’d do something a little different and share some of my favorite […]