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The Ultimate Meat Wad: Meatballs al Forno, Fries & Shakes with ATHF

Meatballs, fries and shakes are not really a sensible dinner — I think that is the point. What else would you eat while watching the Aqua Teen Hunger Force movie? Exactly. When we netflixed this a couple of weeks ago this is what we dined on. I think I was still inspired by the […]

Product Review: Matisse & Jacks Bake at Home Energy Bars

Matisse & Jacks Bake at Home Energy bars

A cool thing about having a food blog is that every so often people offer to send me stuff to try and write about. This is what happened here — energy bars. Or, in my case, breakfast bars and healthy cookies.

Matisse and Jacks Bake at […]

Baked Tuna & White Beans: Another Good Fish Dish of Modest Means

First off, goodbye Summer theme…hello again Autumn theme! I’ve missed you!

Now, this recipe is from my friend Vanessa. We met at DePaul freshman year of college and then both transferred to other places. We managed to stay in touch for a few years after school, then kind of went on with our lives […]

SHF35: Figs Ahoy!

Sugar High Friday, hosted by Cream Puffs in Venice is all about figs this month. Awesome. I really like figs. For this SHF I turned towards perhaps the perfect cookbook for this event — The Girl and the Fig cookbook, one that I really like. In fact, I’m trying to finagle my way into […]

October's Weekend Cookbook Challenge

I am very pleased to announce, thanks to Sara, that I am guest hosting October’s Weekend Cookbook Challenge! Hooray! And the theme is…Halloween.


Now, you might be thinking, hmmmm, Halloween…what can I make for that? Well, my answer is, pretty much anything — pumpkins, root vegetables, snacks for trick-or-treaters, dishes for Halloween […]