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Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken Pot Pie

Individual pot pies have become my go-to for portion control. Four inch springform pans have taken the place of the family-sized casseroles I once made because the two of us could/would consume 47 times our weight in excess pot pie without batting an eye. Sta...

Crackers

Crackers

We won’t be watching the Super Bowl, today. Why bother when you want both teams to lose? My Northern California DNA just won’t allow for rooting for the Rams, and New England?!? I’m over them. Once upon a time, one could just tune out the gam...

Steak and Ale Pie

The End of Week Twenty-Eight

The good news is, we’re back on track with a bit of weight-loss. Victor is doing a bit better ...

Parmesan Pepper Biscotti

Parmesan Pepper Biscotti

Victor was perusing some old Gourmet Magazines looking for some inspiration when he found a recipe ...

Guinness Rye Bread

I went searching for a yeasted Guinness bread since I had this six-pack of Guinness and had a hellav...

Char Siu Bao (Roast Pork Buns)

MAKES 16 BUNS INGREDIENTS FOR THE DOUGH: 1 tsp. active dry yeast 3½ cups cake flour 1 tbsp. sugar ...

Kolaches for the New Year

We do not go for the New Year Tradition foods at our house. There will be no black-eyed peas, pork a...

Christmas Cinnamon Rolls

Christmas Morning, 2017. It’s reasonably quiet around here. Nonna’s TV is blaring away &...

kanelsnurror

Kanelsnurror

Being the Liberal Elites that we are, we were at home watching a Rick Steve’s travel show the ...

Sweet and Savory Tarts

The Queen of Hearts she made some tarts All on a summer’s day.  The Knave of Hearts he stole the ...

Eggplant Danish

I’ve decided it’s time to challenge myself to new ways to cook eggplant. Eggplant Lasagn...

Sunday Scones

Sunday scones are becoming a bit of a tradition around here… They’re quick and easy to m...