Archive for October, 2007

Fruit Cake

Fruit Cake

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Posted: October 31, 2007

The traditional store-bought canned fruitcake is the scourge of the universe, the butt of many jokes, but a homemade fruitcake is downright delicious!  My father’s mother made a great fruitcake, but I never did see that […]

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John Grogan and Shameless Self-Promotion

John Grogan and Shameless Self-Promotion

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Posted: October 27, 2007

No food today – just shameless self-promotion. Both of us have always been avid ‘letters to the editor’ writers and have had scores of letters published over the years. About four years ago (former) Inquirer […]

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Pomegranate Chicken

Pomegranate Chicken

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Posted: October 20, 2007

I worked up an appetite today!  I actually went to the gym.  Yes.  Me.  A gym.  Not only did I go to a gym, I saw a personal trainer.  Yes.  Me.  A gym AND a […]

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Pumpkin Done Right

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Posted: October 18, 2007

I just got home from a Pumpkin Recipe Contest at work. OMG!  I am stuffed – but more than stuffed, I am impressed! What an unbelievable collection of foods in one place!  Each employee came […]

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Turkey Soup

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Posted: October 13, 2007

It was cold today – at least this west coast blood thought it was cold today – and cold means soup at my house! I had cooked a small turkey breast on Thursday, and with […]

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Leftovers

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Posted: October 10, 2007

I think I mentioned I cooked a LOT of food this past weekend.  A lot.  Granted, we ate a lot, but there have been a few leftovers… I can handle leftovers as well as the […]

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Pass the Bromo Seltzer!

Pass the Bromo Seltzer!

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Posted: October 8, 2007

Everyone’s gone.  The house is eerily quiet after three days of non-stop eating, drinking, laughter, and fun.  Did I mention eating, drinking, laughter, and fun? It was a late Friday arrival from San Francisco (thank you, […]

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