Posts Categorized: Food/Cooking

Real men don’t bake quiche

I was still in my early twenties when the phrase I co-opted in my title was being popularized. I have to admit, I didn’t even know what quiche was at that time, though I surmised the meaning of the phrase … Read the rest

How’s it going?

A few weeks back, I went through a series of posts where I grudgingly admitted I have lived a reasonably interesting life.

While that’s all well and good (and a needed boost to self-esteem), the fact is my interesting bits … Read the rest

Pressure cooker

Y’know, I figured once I left the working world, specifically Corporate America, I was in for swell times. No more stress, just fun.

Then I took up this cockamamie cooking challenge and all of July evaporated and I still didn’t … Read the rest

Little things

I have a hyperactive brain. It’s both a blessing and a curse.

It helps me with my creativity and puzzle solving. It hinders me with over-complicating things and over-thinking. I’m used to it.

Funny thing is, except for the brain … Read the rest

They lie!

And I’m steamed about it!

I’m sure I’ve mentioned this once or twice over the life of my blog, but it bears repeating after another round of disappointment.

Product packaging lies.

No one needs any confirmation on refrigerated goods, with … Read the rest

Pass me a brew

I’m going to Disney! (Epcot, really)

By way of my kitchen, that is.

June is halfway done and I had yet to pick a recipe for my monthly new recipe challenge. Nothing was firing me up and, to be fair, … Read the rest

When worlds collide

Notwithstanding the (still unproven) culinary misadventures from last week, it’s a new month and that means a new recipe to try out.

The month of May provides a special treat, in that it is also birthday BBQ month. So, I … Read the rest

The perils of home cooking

Mind you, this entire post is based on a supposition, which, if false, makes the whole of the blog as unfortunate as the events that led up to this post. But, if you’re daring, then read on…

In almost any … Read the rest