Category Archives: Cooking

Paula Deen

Paula Deen I love Paula Deen.  Objectively, this adoration makes no sense.  I shop at Whole Foods.  Dehydration is almost a religion to me.  I ate kale and quinoa years before they were cool.  I don’t eat anything that’s been … Continue reading

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Rice Krispies Gone Wrong

I don’t know what went wrong.  I put marshmallows and butter in the microwave, hit start, stirred frequently and ended up with an icky, sticky mess.  The marshmallows didn’t seem to melt, so I kept nuking the mixture.  By the … Continue reading

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Recipe Guinea Pigs

Ever seen a recipe that grabs your interest but also carries the potential to be a culinary disaster?  You can hear the adventurous part of yourself egging you on, “Go on!  Try it!  How bad can it be?”  But the … Continue reading

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Addicted

I never thought it would happen to me. It never even occurred to me that a person could get addicted to dehydrating. I was oblivious to the tell tale signs of an addiction when I saw my neighbors’ eyes gleam … Continue reading

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Burn Baby Burn

Eat an entire large pizza.  Get a horrific stomach ache.  Sleep sitting up on the couch.  Forswear pizza.  Forget about the stomach ache.  Repeat. I used to laugh at a friend of mine who regularly spun in this cycle of … Continue reading

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Just Add Wine

The kind of cooking I love to do is …. you look in the fridge and say, “oh look, there’s that, there’s that, and there’s that.  What can I do with them?”  I find restriction kind of inspiring in a … Continue reading

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A Few Degrees Off Course

My family used to joke that the only thing we did well together was cook.  It may be true.  While knife bearing Texans are perhaps almost as frightening as any group of people who take their right to bear arms … Continue reading

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