Tag Archives: food

The dumbing down of American candy.

American commercial candy is bad, and in recent years it’s gotten a lot worse.   Maybe my standards are too high — I’ve had European chocolate, gourmet chocolate made by independent candymakers, and marzipan, which is popular in many parts of … Continue reading

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Deviled eggs for Easter? Yes, please.

It’s that time of year again! Originally posted on April 16, 2017 I love deviled eggs, and there’s nothing more perfect for Easter.  They’re light but filling, and taste soooo good. Here’s a classic recipe for deviled eggs.  Personally, I … Continue reading

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I like looking at photos of the inside of other people’s refrigerators.

    Here’s a Fun Fact about me: I’ve always loved to look at photos of the inside of other people’s refrigerators. I have an unhealthy curiosity about the contents of other people’s fridges.   But it has to be a … Continue reading

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Seen on Twitter.

Twitter, my favorite social media site (and where I spend WAY too much time these days) is a treasure trove of anti-Trump memes, tweets, cartoons, insults, links to articles, “fake news” (real news), and anything else a Trump hater like … Continue reading

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Christmas lasagna.

I’m not Italian, but some years ago I started a Christmas tradition — lasagna! Why not lasagna? It’s a perfect Christmas meal.   It’s filling, hot, and has red and green in it (well, mine does, because I put spinach and … Continue reading

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This looks like the perfect antidote for this beastly hot day. Credit:  Food Porn (Twitter account)

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Cauliflower. No thank you. I can’t eat a vegetable that’s just wrong on every level. A vegetable should not be snow white and look like a cancerous tumor and smell like garbage. I don’t know why cauliflower is so popular. … Continue reading

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I’m stuffed, grateful and relieved it’s over.

We had a really nice day. The temperatures were in the 70s today and there was on and off rain all day. I felt more like I should be saying “Happy Easter” than “Merry Christmas.” We had dinner at my … Continue reading

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Crock Pot® chili!

This is a very good chili recipe and so easy to make if you’re the proud owner of a Crock Pot® (I have no idea what I’d do without mine during the colder months). I made this today and it’s … Continue reading

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I could not resist.

At the store today I found this homemade salted caramel vanilla fudge and I just HAD to have it. It’s as delicious as it looks. Sometimes you just HAVE to indulge.

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