Monthly Archives: January 2011

Oreo Balls

I’m going to keep this post completely appropriate and G-rated. Ok, maybe PG. I wish there was another name for ’em. I suppose they could be called oreo spheres, or oreo truffles or rounded oreo things. But let’s be serious: … Continue reading

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Salisbury Steak

Salisbury steak: ever heard of it? Sure you have. Ever tasted it? Maybe you have. Like it? Possibly. Scared of it? Probably. Don’t be scared! I’m serious. This recipe is intense. Intensely flavorful, intensely rich, and intensely ready to make … Continue reading

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Boilermaker Tailgate Chili

I have a tricky relationship with chili. I won’t hesitate to tell you this now: in general, I’m not a big fan of chili. Chili dogs? Shoot yes. Chili Fritos? Yup. A big bowl of chili? Eh. A big bowl … Continue reading

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Monkey Bread

January 2, 2011: a lazy Sunday morning at home with a hungry husband, two guests who need feedin’, and a pot of coffee that’s just waiting to be savored. You probably have almost all of the ingredients for Monkey Bread … Continue reading

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Autumn Soup

I can’t go too long without satisfying my love for soup. I believe that soup is underrated and it took me two cold seasons to convince my husband that soup is not just a bowl of broth with some vegetables. … Continue reading

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