Monthly Archive: January, 2011

Snow Ice Cream

In case you haven’t heard, people in the DC area forgot how to drive Wednesday night. All of them, all at once.  Being a native, I’m more or less at peace with the… Continue reading

Fried Jalapeños

Back in the days before I knew anything about personal limits, I was a waitress at a certain chain restaurant that was known for it’s servers’ “flair” pieces. A job where employees can wear… Continue reading

Spanish Rice Pilaf

I’ve been avoiding this recipe since the beginning because I think it’s a cop-out; pouring sauce on something isn’t really post-worthy. If one more person gets all glassy-eyed and says “OMG… how about… Continue reading

Popovers. That’s right.

Y’know that point where your fridge contains no more than a melange of condiments and an ancient jar of pickles? That’s where I’m at, and it’s great.  The lack of “real food” distraction… Continue reading

A packeted, blame-free life

Wanted: neighbors who aren’t slovenly, pest-attracting jerks. Ever since I found a cockroach baked into my Christmas cookies, things haven’t been the same around here. We used to have an agreement: don’t breed,… Continue reading