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Sibling Rivalry

Sibling Rivalry

Ah, my poor neglected blog.  This blog feels the same way I did when my sister was born – neglected, ignored, all the attention going to the new addition in the family.  Yeah the story goes that I said to my mom, “Mom, that’s a very nice baby you have there.  How long do we … Continue reading

I like yummy food

I like yummy food

I’ve been busy, busy, busy in the kitchen lately so I thought I’d share the fruit (and meat and cake) of my labors.  Being a geek, and having a camera on hand at all times since there’s one in my phone, I’ve documented the recent surge of yumminess.  On the menu: Short Ribs Provencale I … Continue reading

What is Pinterest?

What is Pinterest?

When I first heard about this new social sharing site, Pinterest, I couldn’t figure out the name.  I kept reading it as Pine-Rest.  But then I took a closer look and split it up this way: “pin”-“interest”.  Oh, PINterest.  As in a place to “pin” (or share) your interests. To join the service you enter … Continue reading

The Soup that saved my Life

The Soup that saved my Life

Earth-shattering news from my kitchen: I have finally found a meal that all members of my family LOVE.  Not just like, or tolerate, but RAVE about.  And get this, it’s a really easy-to-make and relatively healthy soup. Let me explain how it goes in my household.  I do most of the cooking, and I cook … Continue reading

Pretty Much the Best Brownies Ever

One of my first posts on this blog featured some brownies I made.  They were pretty good. But why stick with “pretty good” when you can have “pretty much the best brownies ever”. Caveat – if you don’t like peanut butter, you may not agree.  But not many people I know can resist the chocolate/peanut-butter … Continue reading

Must eats for the summer

Summertime, and the living is easy….and the food is yummy.  I’ve been thinking about all the great summertime treats to be enjoyed, but for the most part I’ve only been enjoying one of them: ice cream.  Seems like we’ve been going out for ice cream several times a week and it’s hard to say no … Continue reading