It’s finally here! The 100th post of this little cooking blog. (Only took me six years plus a couple months. I’m making a mug that reads, “#1 Negligent Blogger.”) Naturally, it has to be a good recipe, which is why this meatloaf is wrapped in bacon…Okay, so maybe I didn’t know about this 100th blog … More Bacon wrapped meatloaf. (100th post!)
“That’s good enough to make for company.” It’s what my mom usually says when I make these cheesy, herbed potatoes. Company food. The concept is very 1950s. For me, it evokes images of a juicy pot roast and all the trimmings. It includes retro pre-dinner cocktails with tiny onions on toothpicks. I’m not a fan of the … More Good enough for company.
It only took me 26 years, but I finally had a party (somewhat) shut down by the cops. A few harsh raps on the door just before 11 p.m. on a Saturday night brought two police officers to my front door. I’m still unsure if a neighbor called to complain about the noise (though, no … More Swedish meatballs bring the cops to the Christmas party.
Sunday nights should be easy. You’re in the process winding down from the weekend high and preparing to step into that maddening day called Monday. Sunday nights require less stress. Enter kebabs, which—aside from being fun to say—take little effort and make delicious eats. Traditionally featuring bite-sized pieces of veg, protein and fruit speared on … More Some assembly required.
I am an adult with a sunburn. Does that sound absurd to anyone else? I’m sure getting a sunburn probably breaks rules in that handbook they give you when you turn 18. You know the one that also says here’s a voter’s ballot, a pack of cigarettes, a release form to appear in a porno, … More Adult with a sunburn.
Fall has finally come to the northern hemisphere. From here on out it is mainly about roasting veggies, drinking apple cider and baking cookies – at least for me anyway. To celebrate I decided to make beef stew. I love beef stew; it’s just what a crisp night needs. A thick sauce studded with chunks … More Enter the fall.